Yasser Saloum, M.D., FACP, FACG

Assistant Professor, College Of Medicine Internal Medicine

College Of Medicine Internal Medicine

Chief, Gastroenterology Section, Tampa General Hospital

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B Downs
MDC 82
Tampa, FL 33612

Academic Email: ysaloum@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 974-2034

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  • MD, Medicine, Damascus University School Of Medicine, 1990

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Other

Research Interests

  • Esophageal reflux
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
  • Inflammatory bowel disease


  • American College of Gastroenterology (Fellow, 2011 - Present)
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Member, 2010 - Present)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (Member, 2008 - Present)
  • American College of Physicians (Fellow, 2003 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Rabbanifard, R.Gajera, A.Lamendola, O.Saloum, Y.Gill, J.Kulkarni, P. Atypical Locations of Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Gastrointestinal Tract: a Case Series and Review of Literature. Journal of gastrointestinal cancer. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24718994


  • Five Star Spirit Award (Baylor University Medical Center - 1999)
  • Damascus University Certificate of Excellence (Damascus University School of Medicine - 1990)