Dr. Jason Edling began his education at the University of Texas at Dallas with a bachelor of science degree in molecular and cell biology. His medical degree was obtained at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1985. In Shreveport, Louisiana, Dr. Edling completed his internship and residency in internal medicine in 1988 and subsequently completed his fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology in 1990 at Louisiana State University Medical Center and at the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Dr. Edling is board certified in internal medicine and in gastroenterology. He has been with Texas Digestive Disease Consultants since 1997. Dr. Edling is a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Grace Vanesko was born in Takoma Park, Maryland, and completed her undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Her medical degree was obtained from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas in 1991. She completed her internship and residency in 1994 at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Hospital. In 1996, Dr. Vanesko completed her fellowship in gastroenterology at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and was on staff between 1996 and 1998. Dr. Vanesko is board certified in gastroenterology. She has been with Texas Digestive Disease consultants since 1998. Her special interests in gastroenterology include ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.
Dr. David Park was born in Seoul, Korea. He attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas, for his undergraduate studies. At the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Dr. Park completed his medical degree in 1996, his internship and residency in internal medicine in 1999, and his fellowship in gastroenterology in 2002. Dr. Park is board certified in internal medicine and in gastroenterology. He has been with Texas Digestive Disease Consultants since July 2001.
Dr. Daniel A. Friedman was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was an undergraduate at the University of Texas in Austin, where he earned his degree in Biology. He returned to New Orleans to attend medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Dr. Friedman was awarded two scholarships while attending medical school: the Hotel Dieu Medical Staff Scholarship in 1997 and the St. Claude Medical Foundation Scholarship in 1998. He graduated with his doctor of medicine degree in 2000. Dr. Friedman continued his educational career at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas for his internship and residency in internal medicine, and achieving his board certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine in 2003. He completed his education with his fellowship in gastroenterology at Southwestern Medical School in 2007. During his fellowship, Dr. Friedman was a presenter at the North America Conference of GI Fellows in 2007 and an earlier presenter at the ACG Fellows Forum in 2006. He made a poster presentation at the prestigious Digestive Disease Weekin 2007. Dr. Friedman joined Texas Digestive Disease Consultants after completing his gastroenterology fellowship in June 2007.