• Dr. Callaway is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UAB and practices at both the Birmingham VA Medical Center and The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed his residency at UAB, where he served as Chief Medical Resident. He remained at UAB to complete his gastroenterology fellowship and is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He serves as the Associate Director of the Gastroenterology Fellowship Program and has an avid interest in the clinical education of both residents and fellows. His major clinical interests include dysphagia, esophageal motility disorders, esophageal strictures and gastroesophageal reflux disease and its complications.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2022 Same day barium esophagography and high-resolution manometry during the COVID-19 pandemicAbdominal radiology (New York).  47:76-84. 2022
    2019 Opioid-induced foregut dysfunctionAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  114:1716-1725. 2019
    2018 Anti-reflux procedures: complications, radiologic findings, and surgical and gastroenterologic perspectivesAbdominal radiology (New York).  43:1308-1318. 2018
    2018 Hiatal and Paraesophageal HerniasClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  16:810-813. 2018


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    2019 Anatomic and Physiologic Tests of Esophageal and Gastric Function 2019

    Research Overview

  • Esophageal motility disorders, complex esophageal strictures, dysphagia, Barrett's esophagus, eosinophilic esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux disease
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    Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Residency
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia 2008
  • Full Name

  • James Callaway