Philosophy of Care
I believe in listening to my patients.
Dr. Mann's clinical interests include: general gastroenterology; colorectal cancer screening, including water colonoscopy; unsedated colonoscopy; capsule endoscopy; and single-balloon and double-balloon enteroscopy.
Clinical research and expertise in water colonoscopy in colon cancer screening, female colonoscopy and difficult colonoscopy.
Clinical research and expertise in capsule endoscopy and double balloon enteroscopy of small intestine.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
M.D., Patiala Medical College, Patiala, Punjab India 1969
Mahendra College, Patiala, Punjab, India 1963
Internship: Internal Medicine, Trinity Lutheran Hospital, Kansas City MO 1971-1972
Internal Medicine, University of Louisville- St. Joseph Hospital, Louisville KY 1973-1975
Gastroenterology, University of Louisville- St Joseph Hospital, Louisville KY 1977-1979
American Board of Internal Medicine,
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology,
American College of Gastroenterology
American College of Physicians
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Select Recent Publications
Asmuth DM, Ma ZM, Mann SK, Knight TH, Yotter T, Albanese A, Melcher GP, Troia-Cancio P, Hayes T, Miller CJ, Pollard RB. Gastrointestinal-Associated Lymphoid Tisee (GALT) Immune Reconstitution in a Randomized Clinical Trial of Raltegravir Versus NNRTI-based Regimens, 2012;26(13): 1625-1634
Leung JW, Siao-Salera R, Abramyan O, Mann SK, Ward G, Ten A, Gutierrez R, Leung FW. Impact of water exchange colonoscopy on serum sodium and potassium levels: and observational study. Digestive diseases and sciences. 2014;59(3): 653-657.
Yung VY, Yen AW, Leung JW, Mann SK, Wilson MD, Leung FW. Validation of a novel method of analyzing video recordings of the withdrawal phase of air insufflation and water exchange colonoscopy-documentation of distractions from focused mucosal inspection. Journal of Interventional Gastroenterology, 2014;4(1): 8-12.
Leung FW, Leung JW, Siao-Salera RM, Mann SK. Vital signs and serum electrolyte levels are well preserved after large volume water exchange in colonic lumen used with the water exchange method. Journal of Interventional Gastroenterology, 2013;3(3):89-92.
Parikh DA, Mittal M, Leung FW, Mann SK. Efficacy of single-balloon enteroscopy: a 2 year Veteran’s Affairs medical center experience with a systematic review of the literature. Journal if Interventional Gastroenterology, 2013;3(4): 116-121.
Leung FW, Friedland S, Leung JW, Mann SK, Ramirez F, Yen A. Water-aided methods for colonoscopy-a review of VA experience. Journal of Interventional Gastroenterology, 2013;3(2): 43-48.
Leung FW, Amato A, Ell C, Friedland S, Harker JO, Hsieh YH, Leung JW, Mann SK, Paggi S, Pohl J, Radaelli F, Ramirez FC, Siao-Salera R, Terruzzi V. Water-aided colonoscopy: a systematic review. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2012;76 (3): 657-656.
Leung FW, Pan Y, Mann SK, Leung JW, Siao-Salera RM, Jackson G. The water exchange method and difficult colonoscopy. Journal of Interventional Gastroenterology, 2012;2(3):103-105.
Ngo C, Leung JW, Mann SK, Terrado C, Bowlus C, Ingram D, Leung FW. Interim report of a randomized cross-over study comparing clinical performance of novice trainee endoscopists using conventional air insufflation versus warm water infusion colonoscopy. Journal of Interventional Gastroenterology, 2012;2(3): 135-139.