• David Fettig, MD (Assistant Professor, Gastroenterology & Hepatology) joined our faculty in May. Dr. Fettig graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science and received his MD from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and served as Chief Resident, and he completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Transplant Fellowship at UAB. Dr. Fettig comes back to UAB after having worked in a local private practice gastroenterology group providing hepatology services along with establishing a hepatology satellite office. Dr. Fettig’s practice focus is diagnosing and treating diseases of the liver including alcoholic liver disease, liver cancer, viral hepatitis B and C, fatty liver disease, and liver transplant workup.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2021 Reply to: “Comment on “Autoimmune hepatitis developing after coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine: Causality or casualty?””Journal of Hepatology.  75:996-997. 2021
    2021 Autoimmune hepatitis developing after coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine: Causality or casualty?Journal of Hepatology.  75:222-224. 2021
    2017 Cholangitis many years after choledochoduodenostomyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  85:452. 2017
    2015 An Unusual Presentation of Hepatocellular CarcinomaAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  110:1395. 2015
    2013 Cancer: The perspective of a son and doctorAcademic Medicine.  88:349. 2013

    Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB SOM, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of South Florida 2008
  • Full Name

  • David Fettig