Larissa Fujii-Lau, MD
Larissa Fujii-Lau, MD joined The Queen’s Medical Center in 2015. Dr. Fujii-Lau graduated from the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine in 2008. She then went to Mayo Clinic, Arizona for Internal Medicine residency, followed by Mayo Clinic, Rochester for Gastroenterology fellowship, and Washington University in St. Louis for an Advanced Endoscopy fellowship. She served as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine throughout fellowship. She completed a certificate from the Clinical and Transitional Science Awards (CTSA) program at Mayo Clinic, Rochester to further her career development.
Although she sees the entire spectrum of gastrointestinal disorders, Dr. Fujii-Lau’s primary expertise is in advanced endoscopic techniques, including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancrea-tography (ERCP), Barrett’s esophagus ablation therapy, video capsule endoscopy and single balloon enteroscopy. Dr. Fujii-Lau's main research focus is in the use of EUS as both a diagnostic and a therapeutic procedure (i.e. angiotherapy, celiac plexus neurolysis, EUS-guided pancreaticobiliary access). Dr. Fujii-Lau is a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), American Gastroenterological Association, and American College of Gastroenterology. She has served on several of ASGE's national committees.
Education & Training
Medical School: John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii
Residency: Mayo Clinic - Arizona
Fellowships: Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Gastroenterology; Washington University, Advanced Endoscopy
Certifications: Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology