Dawn Sears, MD

Gastroenterologist
Scott & White Healthcare

Chief of Hepatology Section
GI Fellowship Program Director


Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine


Patient Care Emphasis
Cirrhosis, Fatty Liver Disease, Hepatitis C, Liver Disease, Women's Health, Women's Wellness


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Gastroenterology
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Scott & White Appointment
    July 1, 2004


    Education
  • Texas A&M University College of Medicine, College Station, TX, MD, 1998
  • Texas Women's University, Denton, TX, BS, 1994

  • Specialty Training
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX, 2001-2004
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX, 1998-2001

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Associate Professor of Medicine


    Publications and Research
  • Sears D. Fatty Liver Disease. Emedicine.com 2005-2011.
  • Sears, Fillmore, Bui, Rodriguez. Evaluation of Gastric Bypass Patients 1 Year After Surgery: Changes in Quality of Life and Obesity-Related Conditions. Obesity Surgery Dec 2008 18:1522-25.
  • Sears, D. Book Review: Liver Immunology Principles and Practice. Practical Gastroenterology 2008;32(5): 62.
  • Sears DM, Erickson RA, Sayage-Rabie L, Escobar MC. TGF-beta and p53 staining in CT-guided and endoscopic ultrasound fine-needle aspirates of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 2004; 49[5]:828-832.
  • Sears DM, Erickson RA, Sayage-Rabie L, Escobar MC. TGF-beta and p53 staining in CT-guided and endoscopic ultrasound fine-needle aspirates of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 2004; 49[5]:828-832.
  • Sears D, Davis G. Natural History of Hepatitis C: Busuttil RW and Klintmalm GB (Eds), Transplantation of the liver. 2005 WB Saunders.
  • Suriano G, Yew S, Ferreira P, et al. Characterizfation of a recurrent germ line mutation of the E-cadherin gene: implications for genetic ftesting and clinical management. Clinical Cancer Research 2005;11 (15):5401-9

  • Awards and Honors
  • "Super Doctor," Texas Monthly, 2013-2014

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Society for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • Texas Medical Association

  • Languages Spoken
    English


    Locations


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2150

    Appointments