Dr. Rafael E. Cuellar trained and specialized at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania -UPMC-where he did extensive research in digestive tract bleeding, esophagus infections, esophageal and stomach problems in eating disorders, liver disease and pharmacology. He has published numerous studies along with world renowned gastroenterologists, hepatologists, transplant surgeons and psychiatrists.Dr. Cuellar has a passion for lifestyle modification and empowering patients to do what they can do for themselves:
He is an experienced gastroenterologist treating from the mildest to the very difficult problems of the
Esophagus, stomach, intestines, and liver issues, including:
Also specializes Liver Diseases such as:
Proton pump inhibitors no longer linked to dementia -reports in two studies following identical twins published early 2018
Fatty liver improves with increased physical activity and weight loss
Hepatitis C is treatable
Please don't hesitate to write down all your questions so when you see Dr. Cuellar your visit will be more effective -no matter how long is your list, he will do his best to answer them all.
Rafael E. Cuellar, MD -Gastroenterology in Carlsbad - Vista -Oceanside-San Marcos -Encinitas.
Our mission is to provide you with prompt, personalized, high-quality care. We are dedicated to improving and maintaining your health through preventative care and treating acute and chronic diseases of esophagus, stomach, intestines, colon, rectum and liver.
Rafael E. Cuellar, MD -Gastroenterology offers broad array of services geared to address today’s most common non-emergency illnesses and injuries. We know there is no such thing as one-size-fits-all cure, so we never use a one-size-fits-all approach to your diagnosis.
Our goal is to improve and maintain your overall health and to empower you with an understanding of your condition and wellness plan.
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2341 South Melrose Drive, Vista, California 92081, United States
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