Asha Gupta Cogdill, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Asha Gupta Cogdill, M.D.

Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Gastroenterology

Associate Program Director, GI Fellowship Associate Program Director

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Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

Midtown GI Clinic
3160 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816

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Phone: 916-734-0779

UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove

UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758

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Additional Numbers

Clinic Phone


Clinic Phone


Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I am strongly committed to providing quality patient care with an evidence based approach. As a gastroenterologist, I care for many patients with chronic medical conditions and I have found that the key to providing excellent patient care is to create a solid physician-patient relationship through communication and education.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Cogdill is a gastroenterologist who specializes in several aspects of general gastroenterology including irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease, eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and colon cancer prevention. She has a special clinial interest and expertise in gastrointestinal motility disorders including achalasia, gastroparesis, and pelvic floor dysfunction.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Cogdill’s research interests include gastrointestinal motility disorders, quality-improvement in colon cancer screening, and Helicobacter pylori infections.


Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biology, UC Davis, Davis CA 2003

Medical School

M.D., UC Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine CA 2008


Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2008-2009


Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2011


Gastroenterology and Hepatology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2014

UC Irvine Internal Medicine Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 2008

Paul Ambrose Scholar, 2006

UC Davis Outstanding Leadership Award, 2003

Spiewak TA, Atencio A, Eskandari A, Gui D, Cogdill AG. A Rare Case of Invasive Gastric Mucormycosis in a Patient with Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma. AJSP: Reviews & Reports. 2020 Jul;25(4):195–197. doi:10.1097/PCR.0000000000000397.

Guevara B, Cogdill AG. Helicobacter pylori: A Review of Current Diagnostic and Management Strategies. Dig Dis Sci. 2020 Jul;65(7):1917-1931. doi:10.1007/s10620-020-06193-7. PMID:32170476.

Bahar R, Gupta A, Mann SK. Clear Liquids versus Polyethylene Glycol Preparation for Video Capsule Endoscopy of the Small Bowel: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Digestion. 2019;99(3):213-218. doi:10.1159/000490942. Epub 2018 Sep 13. PMID:30212814.

Datta Mitra A, Gupta A, Jialal I. Folate Insufficiency Due to Celiac Disease in a 49-Year-Old Woman of Southeast Asian-Indian Ethnicity. Lab Med. 2016 Aug;47(3):259-62. doi:10.1093/labmed/lmw036. PMID:27406144.

Wilsey BL, Fishman SM, Casamalhuapa C, Gupta A. Documenting and improving opioid treatment: the Prescription Opioid Documentation and Surveillance (PODS) System. Pain Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;10(5):866-77. doi:10.1111/j.1526-4637.2009.00652.x. Epub 2009 Jul 6. PMID:19594846.

Mann N, Gupta A, Olson K. Hepato-biliary abnormalities in adult celiac sprue: Systematic evaluation of 1095 cases with meta-analysis. International Medical J. 2014 Jun;21(3):299-303.

Lankai CX, Cogdill A, Black D, Johl H, Okamoto D. Improving Vitamin Deficiency Screening in Patients with Celiac Disease. Presented at: UC Davis Academic Forum, Sacramento CA. 2022 May.

Gupta A, Bowlus CL. Primary sclerosing cholangitis: etiopathogenesis and clinical management. Front Biosci (Elite Ed). 2012 Jan 1;4:1683-705. doi:10.2741/490. PMID:22201985.