Patrick Brady

Patrick Brady, MD

Professor, Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine

Active Staff, Tampa General Hospital

Director, Gastroenterology Center

Professor, College of Medicine Internal Medicine

Contact Info Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MDC 82
Tampa FL 33612

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Academic Phone:(813) 974-4115

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  • MD, New Jersey Medical School, 1968

Research Interests

  • Research interests include colon cancer and polyps, diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, therapeutic endoscopy, Barrett esophagus, obscure gastrointestinal bleeding, capsule endoscopy, balloon assisted enteroscopy, celiac disease and inflammatory bowel disease.


  • American College of Gastroenterology (Fellow (FACG), 1990 - Present)
  • Hillsborough County Medical Association (Member, 1979 - Present)
  • Florida Gastroenterologic Society (Member, 1979 - Present)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (Fellow (AGAF), 1979 - Present)
  • American College of Physicians (Fellow (FACP), 1975 - Present)
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Fellow (FASGE), 1975 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Shiani A, Lipka S, Lai A, Rodriguez AC, Andrade CM, Kumar A, Brady P. Carbon dioxide versus room air insufflation during balloon-assisted enteroscopy: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Endoscopy international open. 5(1) : E67-E75, 2017.
  • Davis-Yadley AH, Lipka S, Rodriguez AC, Nelson KK, Doraiswamy V, Rabbanifard R, Kumar A, Brady PG. The safety and efficacy of single balloon enteroscopy in the elderly. Therapeutic advances in gastroenterology. 9(2) : 169-79, 2016.
  • Rodriguez AC, Clayton S, Brady P, Mamel J. Images of the Month: A Rare Cause of Overt Gastrointestinal Bleeding. The American journal of gastroenterology. 111(2) : 171, 2016.
  • Shiani A, Nieves J, Lipka S, Patel B, Kumar A, Brady P. Degree of concordance between single balloon enteroscopy and capsule endoscopy for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding after an initial positive capsule endoscopy finding. Therapeutic advances in gastroenterology. 9(1) : 13-8, 2016.
  • Brady P. Commentary on "Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Features of Choledocholithiasis: Focus on Abdominal Pain". Southern medical journal. 109(5) : 294-5, 2016.
  • Nelson KK, Lipka S, Davis-Yadley AH, Rodriguez AC, Doraiswamy V, Rabbanifard R, Kumar A, Brady PG. Timing of single balloon enteroscopy: significant or not? Endoscopy international open. 4(7) : E761-6, 2016.
  • Caire MT, Strauss AT, Kumar A, Brady P. Emerging Biomarkers for the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflammatory bowel diseases. 22(12) : E46, 2016.
  • Essandoh M, Otey AJ, Crestanello J, Keshishian J, Brady PG, Gerlach RM. CASE 9—2015: Anesthetic Management of a Patient With Esophago-Pericardial Fistula Complicating Atrial Fibrillation Radiofrequency Ablation. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 29(5) : 1357-64, 2015.
  • Rodriguez AC, Shiani A, Lipka S, Nelson KK, Davis-Yadley AH, Rabbanifard R, Kumar A, Brady PG. Capsule Studies Performed in a Tertiary Care Center Versus Community Referrals Prior to Single-Balloon Enteroscopy: Does It Matter? Digestive Diseases and Sciences. 60(12) : 3716-20, 2015.
  • Brady PG. Commentary on "endoscopic mucosal resection recurrence rate for colorectal lesion". Southern Medical Journal. 107(10) : 622-3, 2014.
  • Muhammad A, Vidyarthi G, Brady P. Role of small bowel capsule endoscopy in the diagnosis and management of iron deficiency anemia in elderly: a comprehensive review of the current literature. World journal of gastroenterology. 20(26) : 8416-23, 2014.
  • Thure Caire M Kalan S Brady P Gill J. Pseudomelanosis of the stomach and duodenum: an uncommon endoscopic finding. Endosc Int Open. 2(3) : E191-2, 2014.
  • Brady PG. Commentary on "attitudes toward colorectal cancer screening in the digital age: a survey of practices and attitudes among screening eligible Alabamians". Southern Medical Journal. 106(8) : 468-9, 2013.
  • Kimberly Kolkhorst, Eric Hill, Patrick Brady. Efficacy of Endoscopic Clips in the Treatment of Gastrocutaneous Fistulas Following Gastrostomy Tube Removal Practical Gastroenterology. 37(7) : 10-16, 2013.
  • Keshishian J, Young J, Hill E, Saloum Y, Brady PG. Esophageal injury following radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: injury classification. Gastroenterology & Hepatology. 8(6) : 411-4, 2012.
  • Brady, P. Fecal occult blood testing: where do we stand? South Med J. 105(7) : 362-363, 2012.
  • Kolkhorst KS, Hill E, Brady P. Clip Closure of Benign Esophagopleural Fistulas Practical Gastroenterology. : 60-66, 2012.
  • Brady PG, Lichtenstein G, Rutgeerts PJ. Optimizing patient outcomes in the treatment of ulcerative colitis Gastroenterology and Hepatiology. 7(Supplement 7) : 2-11, 2011.
  • Keshishian J, Brantley SG, Brady PG. Biliary fascioliasis mimicking sphincter of Oddi dysfunction. Southern medical journal. 103(4) : 366-8, 2010.
  • Rozas DA, Rackoff AI, Brady PG. Hyperplastic gastric polyposis: a rare entity. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 8(8) : e85, 2010.
  • Brady, PG. Chronic calcific pancreatitis: good news, bad news Southern Medical Journal. 103: 494-495, 2010.
  • Daas AY, Agha A, Pinkas H, Mamel J, Brady PG. ERCP in pregnancy: is it safe? Gastroenterology & hepatology. 5(12) : 851-855, 2009.
  • Ingram S, McKinley J, Vasey F, Carter J, Brady PG. Are inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and pouchitis a reactive enteropathy to group D streptococci (Enterococci)? Inflamm Bowel Dis. 15(11) : 1609-1610, 2009.
  • McKinley JM, Brady PG. Bread bag clip: kitchen aid or gastrointestinal barricade? Gastroenterology & hepatology. 4(7) : 501-2, 2008.
  • Pinkas H, Brady PG. Biliary leaks after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: time to stent or time to drain. Hepatobiliary & pancreatic diseases international : HBPD INT. 7(6) : 628-32, 2008.
  • Rackoff AI, Brady PG. Foreign body reaction mimicking submucosal tumor of the colon. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 6(10) : A30, 2008.
  • Daas AY, Small MB, Pinkas H, Brady PG. Safety of conventional and wireless capsule endoscopy in patients supported with nonpulsatile axial flow Heart-Mate II left ventricular assist device. Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 68(2) : 379-382, 2008.
  • Brady PG. Iron deficiency anemia: a call for aggressive diagnostic evaluation. Southern medical journal. 100(10) : 966-7, 2007.
  • Mohanty AK, Flannery MT, Johnson BL, Brady PG. Clinical problem-solving. A sharp right turn. The New England journal of medicine. 355(5) : 500-5, 2006.
  • Cruz I, Mamel JJ, Brady PG, Cass-Garcia M. Incidence of abdominal wall metastasis complicating PEG tube placement in untreated head and neck cancer. Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 62(5) : 708-11; quiz 752, 753, 2005.
  • Kattih M, Brady PG, Mamel JJ. Suture-induced dysphagia: the role of endoscopy in diagnosis and therapy. Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 58(4) : 636-7, 2003.
  • Bin-Sagheer ST, Brady PG, Mamel JJ, Robinson B. Reduction in the incidence of pancreatitis in patients undergoing sphincter of Oddi manometry: a successful quality improvement project. Southern medical journal. 96(3) : 223-5, 2003.
  • Bin-Sagheer ST, Brady PG, Brantley S, Albrink M. Granular cell tumor of the pancreas: presentation with pancreatic duct obstruction. Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 35(5) : 412-3, 2002.

Positions Held

  • Director, Digestive Diseases & Nutrition (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 2000 - 2011)
  • Associate Director, Division of Digestive Diseases (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 1996 - 2000)
  • Director, Clinical Services, Digestive Diseases (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 1999 - 2000)
  • Associate Professor (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 1980 - 1987)
  • Assistant Professor (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 1978 - 1980)


  • Distinguished Service Award (Florida Gastroenterologic Society - 2011)
  • Harold J. Jeghers Memorial Lecturer (New Jersey Medical School - 1993)
  • James L. Borland Sr. Memorial Award (Florida - 1993)