Aslam Godil, M.D., FACP, AGAF

Aslam Godil, M.D., FACP, AGAF

Dr. Aslam Godil grew up in Pakistan. He graduated from Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan in 1989. He completed his Internal Medicine residency in 1994 and Gastroenterology fellowship in 1998 at Loma Linda University Medical Center. He stayed on as Assistant Professor at Loma Linda University until 2000, after which he moved to Grass Valley. Dr. Godil is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and enjoys practicing all aspects of general Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy. Dr. Godil enjoys the outdoors with his family. He and his wife, Fouzia, who is an Internist, have three children.

Curriculum Vitae

+Professional Appointment

Assistant Professor, Loma Linda University, School of Medicine Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology,
 Loma Linda, California, July 1998 to July 2000

+Educational Qualification
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (M.B., B.S), July 1989.
  • Dow Medical College and Civil Hospital, University of Karachi Pakistan.
  • Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine, August 1994 Certificate number: 153563
  • Diplomate, Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, November 1997 Certificate number: 153563
+Postgraduate Training
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California. TRAINING Fellowship in Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine. July 1995 to June 1998.
  • Chief Medical Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center affiliated hospital – Jerry L. Pettis
  • Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital, Loma Linda, California. July 1994 to June 1995.
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California. Resident PGY-III, Department of Internal Medicine. July 1993 to June 1994.
  • UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (formerly Rutgers), New Brunswick, New Jersey. Resident PGY-II, Department of Internal Medicine, July 1992 to June 1993.
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California. Resident PGY-I, Department of Internal Medicine. July 1991 to 1992
+Appointment
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, July 1998 to July 2000 Loma Linda University School of Medicine
  • Instructor in Medicine, July 1994 to June 1998. Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, California.
+Licenses
  1. California, Certificate No. A051796, April 1993
  2. DEA Registration, Certification No. BG3643079, July 1993.
+Professional Memberships
  • Member, American College of Gastroenterology
  • Member, American Gastroenterological Association
  • Member, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Member, American College of Physician
+Committees
  1. Gastroenterology Continuous Quality Assurance and Improvement Committee, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California. July 1995 to July 2000
  2. Residents evaluation committee, Department of Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California. July 1194 to June 1995.
  3. Pharmacy and Therapeutics, CA-Hospital, Loma Linda, California. July 1994 to June 1995.
  4. Infectious Disease Committee, VA-Hospital, Loma Linda, California, July 1994 to June 1995.
  5. Critical Care Committee, VA-Hospital, Loma Linda, California, July 1994 to June 1995.
+Publications
  • Cappell M, Godil A. A multicenter case controlled study of
    Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in HIV-seropositive
    Patients.  Am J Gastronterol 1993;88:2059-66.
  • Godil, A, McCracken JD.  A case of rectal variceal bleeding and 
    use of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt:  potentials
    and pitfalls.  J Clin Gastroenterol 1997;25:460-2.
  • Godil, A, Berriman D, Knapik S, Norman M, Godil F, Firek AF.
    Diabetic neuropathic cachexia.  West J Med 1996;165:382-5.
  • Godil A, Godil F. Clinical pearl: avoiding pitfalls of fecal occult blood testing. Postgraduate Med 1996:100:40.
  • Godil, A, McCracken JD. Images in clinical medicine: annular pancreas presenting in an elderly. N Eng J Med 1997;336:1794.
  • Godil A, Godil F. Lessons from the practice: food poisioning in airplane. West J Med 1997;167:185.
  • Chen YK,Godil A, Thompson SA, Foliente RA, Adams NC, Kappel PA. Utility of telephone call-back for outpatient Endoscopy. J Clin Gastroenterol 1998;26:342-3.
  • Godil A, Chen YK. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy for nutritional support in pregnancy associated with hyperemesis gravidarum and onorexia nervosa. Jornal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (JPEN) 1998;22:238-41.
  • Chen YK, Godil A, McCarter TL, Wat PJ, Adams NA. Comparison of two rapid urease tests for detection of Helicobacter pylori infection.  Dig Dis Sci 1998;43: 1636-40.
  • Godil A, Chen YK. PEG and PEG-J for nutrition support in pregnancy (letter to the editor).  Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (JPEN) 1999;23:367-8.
  • Godil A, Chen YK.  Endoscopic management of pancreatic diseases.  Pancreas 2000;20:1-13.
  • Godil A, DeGuzman L, Schilling RC, Khan SA, Chen YK. Recent NSAID use increases risk of early rebleeding in patients Presenting with bleeding ulcer.  Gastroint Endo 2000;51: 146-51
  • Godil A, Deguzman L, Chang KJ, Erickson RA, Chen YK. Prospective randomized trial of endoscopic balloon dilation Versus sphincterotomy for extraction of bile duct stones. Gastrointest Endosc (Submitted)
+Abstract/Poster Presentations
  • Cappell M, Godil A.  A multi-center case controlled study of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in HIV-seropositive patients.  Am J Gastroenterol 1993;88:1504. Poster presented, American College of Gastroenterology- annual meeting, New York, New York 1993.
  • McCarter TL, Godil A, DeGuzman L, Schilling RC, Lewis TL, Walter MH, Chen YK.  Prospective comparison of patients with  stress ulcer bleeding versus nonstress ulcer (peptic) bleeding.  Am J Gastroenterol 1997;92:1619.  Poster presented, American College of Gastroenterology –Annual Meeting, October 1997.
  • Godil A, DeGuzman L, Schilling RC, Khan SA, Chen YK. Recent NSAID use increases risk of early rebleeding in patients Presenting with bleeding ulcer. Poster presentation, Digestive Disease Week – annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1998.
  • Godil A, DeGuzman L, McCarter TL, Schilling RC, Khan SA, Lewis TD, Chen YK. Stress ulcer versus non-stress ulcer; clinical outcome of ulcer Bleeding depends on underlying etiology. Gastroenterology 1998;114:G9574 Poster presentation, Digestive Disease Week – annual meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1998.
  • Chen YK, Godil A, Walter MH, Khan SA, Schilling RC, Foliente RL, Accessory pancreatic drainage does not protect against ERCP-induced pancreatitis. Gastrointest Endosc 1998;47:AB 134 Power presentation, Digestive Disease Week – annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 1998
  • Chen YK, Foliente R, Khan S, Godil A.  Multivariate analysis of risk of post-ERCP pancreatitis. Gastrointest Endosc 1999;49:AB74
    Poster presentation, Digestive Disease Week – annual meeting, Orlando, Florida, May 1999.
  • Godil A, McCracken JD, Murray ED, Kantochi D, Gridley D, Langridge W, Pant KD, Wechter WJ. R-Flurbiprofen suppresses human colon cancer cell line LS174T xenograft growth in the nude rat
    Poster presented, North American Conference of Gastroenterology Fellows – annual meeting, Tampa, FL, 1998.
  • Patel S, Walter MH, Godil A.  Role of colonoscopy in the evaluation of patients with pelvic malignancy. Poster presentation, American College of Gastroenterology, New York, NY, October 2000
  • Woo M, Walter MH, Patel S, Godil A.  Role of diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP in infants, children and adolescent. Poster presentation, American College of Gastroenterology,New York, NY, October 2000