After finishing a BS in chemistry at St. Louis University by age 20, Andrew Seibert, MD, obtained his medical degree at the University of Louisville. He went on to do his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Louisville. He was then asked to spend a year teaching residents there as chief medical resident in internal medicine.
Following his year a chief medical resident, Seibert completed a three-year gastroenterology fellowship at Indiana University in Indianapolis. While there, some of Seibert's research interests including elucidating the role of gallbladder disease in heart transplant patients, evaluating sphincter of Oddi dysfunction as a cause of right-sided abdominal pain, and studying an experimental treatment for irritable bowel syndrome.
After his fellowship, Seibert entered private practice as a consultant in gastroenterology in Lawrenceville, Ga., for 13 years. In that practice, he focused on colon cancer screening and prevention, colon cancer treatment, biliary tract disease, acid reflux, peptic ulcer disease, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, and nutrition.
Seibert is doubly board-certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology and has been a member of the American Gastroenterology Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Seibert is a medical consultant for the Garson Lehman Group. He is also the chief medical officer for DVTRx, a company with a durable medical equipment device for the prevention of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolus.