Surinder Mann, M.D.

Surinder K. Mann, M.D.


Internal Medicine



  • Clinical Professor of Medicine


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UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

3160 Folsom Blvd, Suite 3500
Sacramento, CA 95816
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe in listening to my patients.

Clinical Interests

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.

Research/Academic Interests

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

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


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

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology,

Professional Memberships

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.