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Kapil Gupta

Physician (MD, DO), Gastroenterology


8631 W 3rd Street, Suite 1015 E

West Hollywood, CA, 90048

Dr. Gupta, MD, MPH, MBA, is a Board Certified Gastroenterologist and Fellow of American Society of Gastroenterology. He completed his medical training in Delhi, India, followed by studying at State University of New York in New York. Besides his medical training, Dr. Gupta pursued a Master’s in Public Health from State University of New York, and completed Master’s in Business Administration from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Dr. Gupta has been actively involved in the emerging space of Electronic Medical Records and has been a key player in the launch and adoption of EMR at multiple institutes Hennepin County Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He has published extensively in national and international peer reviewed journals and presented at international meetings.

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Pancreas: Do we need it ?

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by Kapil Gupta

Jul 26

Pancreas is an organ that most of us have some idea about, but most of us are not sure what it does and why do we need it. Everyone has heard about other organs like liver, gallbladder, colon, small intestine but pancreas remains a mystery. Even in the medical world we are frequently challenged as treatment of diseases, which affect the pancreas are not readily available. WHY DO WE NEED PANCREAS ? Without going too much into the fine details, pancreas is... Read More


Acid reflux is a term, which is commonly stated by someone suffering from heart burn or a burning sensation in the chest. Also known as Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) which simply means back flow of gastric (stomach) contents into the esophagus (food pipe). I will like to highlight some basics of acid reflux. All of us in a normal state have an acidic environment in our stomach. What that means is the gastric fluid has a low pH in the range of 1.5-3.5. Normal levels... Read More