Chief, Division of Digestive Diseases, Co-Director, Center for Digestive Health

Dr. David Carr-Locke received his medical degree from Cambridge University and the Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London, in 1972.  Dr. Carr-Locke completed his residency and gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Leicester, England and a research fellowship at the New England Baptist Hospital, Boston.  He continued as one of the first full-time Consultants in Gastroenterology in the UK at Leicester Royal Infirmary until 1989 when he was appointed Director of Endoscopy at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston.  

He became Director of the Endoscopy Institute, which he created, in 2006.  After 21 years service in Boston, Dr. Carr-Locke moved to New York in 2010 to become Chief of the Division of Digestive Diseases, at Beth Israel Medical Center, Co-Director of the Center for Digestive Health and Professor of Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  

Dr. Carr-Locke is a Past-President of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the International HepatoPancreatoBiliary Association.  He was recipient of the Rudolf Schindler Award in 2007.  He has an international reputation as an endoscopist and educator in therapeutic endoscopy and has pioneered and studied many of the techniques used today for treating patients with gastrointestinal disease.  He has maintained an active clinical research interest and has published more than 300 articles, book chapters, books and videos on many aspects of endoscopic management of gastrointestinal disease.

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