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    Salim Jaffer, MD

    Specialty: Gastroenterology
    Welcoming new patients
    Other languages Gujarati, Hindi

    Goshen Physicians Gastroenterology
    1615 Winsted Drive, Goshen, IN 46526 Get Directions

    574-537-1625


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    1605 Winsted Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Get Directions

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    Biography

    Dr. Salim Jaffer is a gastroenterologist with fellowship training in treating patients with stomach diseases and abdominal disorders. He has nearly three decades of clinical experience in a wide range of procedures, including colonoscopies, liver biopsies and endoscopies to examine the esophagus, stomach and duodenum small intestine.

    For Dr. Jaffer, education and prevention are vital to every patient’s wellbeing. He encourages patients to understand the importance of screenings that can prevent diseases or detect abnormal growths in early stages when more treatment options are available.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Jaffer considers every patient special and unique. He gives patients his time and full attention to understand their individual needs. Open communication, education and respect are essential to making a proper diagnosis and offering the right treatment options.

    Research/Clinical Interest

    • Preventive medicine
    • Malignancies of the esophagus, liver, stomach and pancreas

    Techniques/Procedures

    • Colonoscopies
    • Liver biopsies
    • Endoscopies

    Education

    Education and training:
    Doctor of Medicine
    University of Toledo School of Medicine | Toledo, OH

    Fellowship:
    Gastroenterology
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine | Baltimore, MD

    Residency:
    Internal Medicine
    Michigan State University College Human Medicine | East Lansing, MI