Dr. Orestes Moldes-Rodriguez, MD
After graduating top of his class from Medical School, Orestes Moldes was awarded Alpha Omega Alpha, the highest Medical Society Honor, before completing his residency in Internal Medicine at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, District of Columbia. Dr. Moldes was subsequently accepted and completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases at New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. Upon graduation, he relocated his family to the city of El Paso, Texas where he accepted a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology at Texas Tech University. It was there that Dr. Moldes taught both residents and medical students the art of medicine, Gastroenterology, and liver disease. Dr. Moldes grew to love the city of El Paso while teaching at Texas Tech. His commitment to his students translated to an admiration for the border town. He decided to open his private practice of Gastroenterology and Liver diseases as ?Gastroenterology Specialists of El Paso? in 1994. Dr. Moldes? passion in quality care can only be surpassed by his consistent desire to improve. He is Board Certified in his subspecialty, he is a Diplomat of the subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology, and his areas of expertise include an extensive spectrum of diseases including; GERD, Gastroesophageal Reflux Diseases, Peptic ulcer diseases, H. Pylori Gastritis, IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Diseases) , Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn?s Diseases, Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Polyps, Motility Disorders, Biliary Disorders and others. His devotion for the highest quality of care is what guides his vision for the future of his practice and health of his patients. Dr. Moldes is an expert in all available Endoscopic procedures including; EGD (Esophagogastroduodenoscopy), Esophageal Motility Study, Bravo Capsule (PH Evaluation), Esophageal Varices Band Ligation, Polypectomy, Dilatation of Benign Strictures, Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, PEG, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy, ERCP (Endoscopy Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatographic), removal of Common Bile Duct Stones, Spyglass (Cholangioscopy) and others. Dr. Moldes has been awarded ?Super Doc? in his Specialty by his peers. Dr. Moldes continues to work hard to provide his patients with quality, state of the art healthcare services every day.