Wahid Wassef, MD, MPH, FACG
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical Director, Digestive Diseases and Endoscopy,
Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix

Division Contact:
Veronica Nundahl
Phone: 602-827-2754

Wahid Wassef, MD, MPH, FACG

Brief Bio

Dr. Wahid Wassef serves as division chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He also holds the role of medical director of Digestive Diseases and Endoscopy at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix. Dr. Wassef is a leader in pancreatic disease education and research.

Prior to joining the University of Arizona, Dr. Wassef served as the director of Advanced Endoscopy and Fellowship Training; medical director of the Pancreatic Disease Clinic; and associate chief quality officer for the Department of Medicine at UMass Memorial Health Care in Worcester, Massachusetts. He is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. He also carries a master’s degree in Public Health.

Dr. Wassef earned his medical degree at Boston University Medical Center. He completed Gastroenterology and Pacreatico-Biliary Fellowships at Rhode Island Hospital in the Brown University School of Medicine system.