Dr. Amy Lobrano
Board Certified Gastroenterologist
Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?
Gastroenterology is a unique field of medicine which provides the opportunity to assist patients by combining both analytical problem solving during clinic visits, as well as visually through performing endoscopies. I attribute my passion for my career in this foundation and in having the privilege to take care of patients on a daily basis and allowing them to feel at ease to discuss their concerns and address their needs.
Do you have a specialty of interest within GI?
I enjoy the variety of health concerns in gastroenterology, including GERD, peptic ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disease, functional GI disease, as well as colon cancer screening and disease prevention. I also have a special interest and experience pertaining to women’s GI health and diseases.
Where did you study?
Undergraduate: Loyola University
Medical: University of Mississippi School or Medicine
Internship, Residency, Fellowship: University of Mississippi Medical Center
What certifications do you hold?
Board Certified in Gastroenterology
What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?
When not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, gardening, horseback riding, fishing, taking care of pets, attending church, and practicing Tai Chi.
Do you have any special honors or recognitions in your medical career that you would like to share?
I have published research in various medical journals and done multiple presentations at GI conferences.
Please list your professional affiliations.
American College of Gastroenterology
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Louisiana Gastroenterology Society
American Gastroenterology Association