Dawn Sears, MDGastroenterologistScott & White Healthcare
Chief of Hepatology Section
GI Fellowship Program Director
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Patient Care Emphasis
Cirrhosis, Fatty Liver Disease, Hepatitis C, Liver Disease, Women's Health, Women's Wellness
Diplomate of the American Board of GastroenterologyDiplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine
Scott & White Appointment
July 1, 2004
Texas A&M University College of Medicine, College Station, TX, MD, 1998Texas Women's University, Denton, TX, BS, 1994
Gastroenterology Fellowship, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX, 2001-2004Internal 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; 49:828-832.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; 49:828-832.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
American College of GastroenterologyAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal MedicineAmerican Gastroenterological AssociationAmerican Medical AssociationAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal EndoscopyAmerican Society for the Study of Liver DiseasesTexas Medical Association