Faculty & Staff

· Abdel Aziz Shaheen
· Bertus Eksteen
· Carla Coffin
· Cathy Lu
· Chris N. Andrews
· Christian Turbide
· Cynthia H. Seow
· Eldon Shaffer
· Gil Kaplan
· Humberto Jijon
· Joan Heatherington
· Jon Meddings
· Jonathan Love
· Jose G.P. Ferraz
· Kelly Burak
· Kerri Novak
· Lawrence Price
· Maitreyi Raman
· Marie-Louise Martin
· Mark Swain
· Meredith Borman
· Paul James Belletrutti
· Paul L. Beck
· Puja Kumar
· Remo Panaccione
· Ronald Bridges
· Samuel Lee
· Stephen Congly
· Yasmin Nasser

Foothills Medical Centre

Chris N. Andrews, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Site Chief FMC, Director, Digestive Motility Group

Administration Office:
Phone: 403-592-5015  Fax: 403-592-5015

Clinic:
Phone: 403-944-6546  Fax: 403-944-6548
 

Curriculum Vitae

B.Sc. Biochemistry (Honors), McGill University, Montreal, Quebec M.Sc. Clinical Health Research, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN M.D., McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON

 

Clinical/Research Interests

Clinical, translational, and diagnostic aspects of gut motility disorders including: - Gastroparesis - Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction - Functional Dyspepsia and Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Acid Reflux and Esophageal motility disorders

 

Publications

Andrews CN, Mintchev P, Neshev E, Fraser HF, Storr M, Bathe OF, Urbanski SJ. Percutaneious endscopically assisted transenteric full-thickness gastric biopsy: initial experience in humans. Gastrointest Endosc. 2011 May;73(5):949-54. [Epub 2011 Mar 9]. Filip D, Yadid-Pecht O, Andrews CN, Mintchev MP. Self-stabilizing colonic capsule endoscopy: pilot study of acute canine models. IEEE Trans Med Imagaing. 2011 Dec;30 (12):2115-25. [Epub 2011 Jul 29]. Andrews CN, Griffiths TA, Kaufman J, Vergnolle N, Surette MG, Rioux KP. Mesalazine (5-aminosalicylic acid) alters faecal bacterial profiles, but not mucosal proteolytic activity in diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2011 Aug;34(3):374-83. [Epub 2011 Jun 14]

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