Botsford Hospital
28050 Grand River Ave.
Farmington Hills, MI 48336-5919
(248) 471-8000
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Gastroenterology

Teaching Faculty
Medical Education: (248) 471-8224
Coordinator: Shari Hunt


Program Director:

Michael A. Biederman, D.O.
28080 Grand River Ave.
Suite 306 North
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
(248) 478-7179
mbiederman@pol.net


Number of Gastroenterologists on Staff: 6

Board Pass Rate: 100%

Program Description

The Gastroenterology Residency/Fellowship at Botsford Hospital is a three-year program structured and designed to train each clinical gastroenterology resident to function as a consultant and teacher in all aspects of gastroenterology. He or she also becomes proficient in most areas liver disease.

The clinical rotations and curriculum provide the resident well-rounded exposure to all aspects of clinical gastroenterology. He or she achieves competency in gastroenterologic, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. The resident is also exposed to clinical nutrition.

Giving lectures and participating on rounds is an integral part of the teaching program and are part of the resident's responsibilities. These responsibilities increase commensurate each residents' cognitive skills.

Each resident is held as a resource to his or her community hospital, as well as to the osteopathic profession.

Following the satisfactory completion of the program, the resident is board eligible for certification in gastroenterology by the American Osteopathic Association through the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine.

Fellow Call Schedule: 13 nights per month

Affiliations and Outside Rotations: Henry Ford Hospital and Garden City Hospital

Chief Fellows

Katie Sumnicht, D.O.
Katie Sumnicht, D.O.
Gastroenterology
Pager: 2635
(248) 400-1987
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Ben Thomas, D.O.
Ben Thomas, D.O.
Gastroenterology
Pager: 5997
(248) 400-9308
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