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David Ahlquist, MD

David Ahlquist, MD

Gastroenterology Rochester, MN

Professor, Internal Medicine, Mayo Medical School

Office Address

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  • 200 1st St Sw
    Rochester, MN 55905
    Phone: (507) 284-2511

Dr. Ahlquist's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology

Dr. Ahlquist's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Consultant-Division of Gastroenterology and HepatologyMayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN
  • Professor of MedicineMayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Medicine (1983-1988)
  • Master's Faculty Privileges in Clinical & Translational ScienceMayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Master's Faculty Privileges in Health Sciences Research (2001-2007)
  • Senior Scientific AdvisorEXACT Sciences
    Madison, WI
  • PresidentPlummer Society, Mayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN
    President Elect (2011-2013)
  • Medical DirectorMayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN
    Director, Mayo GI Endoscopy, Department of Internal Medicine (1989-1992); Director, Mayo GI Endoscopy Research (1992-1994); Director, Mayo Colorectal Neoplasia Clinic (1994-2002); Associate Medical Director (2001-2002)

Dr. Ahlquist's Education & Medical Training

  • Harvard Business SchoolHarvard Business SchoolOther Training, Business School Executive Course
  • Columbia UniversityColumbia UniversityOther Training, Executive Education Course
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical EducationFellowship, Gastroenterology
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical EducationResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Mayo Med SchMayo Medical SchoolMedical School
  • University of MinnesotaUniversity of MinnesotaOther Training, BA, Summa Cum Laude

Dr. Ahlquist's Certifications & Licensure

  • MN State Medical LicenseMN State Medical License1978 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineGastroenterology

Dr. Ahlquist's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo ClinicResearch Career Achievement AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 2013
  • Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo ClinicClinical Collaborator AwardDepartment of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 2012
  • Mayo ClinicCarol M. Gatton Professorship in Digestive Disease ResearchMayo Clinic, 2012
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Dr. Ahlquist's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Clinical performance of an automated stool DNA assay for detection of colorectal neoplasiaLidgard GP, Domanico MJ, Bruinsma JJ, Light J, Gagrat ZD, Oldham-Haltom RL, Fourrier KD, Allawi H, Yab TC, Taylor WR, Simonson JA, Devens M, Heigh RI, Ahlquist DA, Ber..., Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol, 10/1/2013
  • Methylated eyes absent 4 (EYA4) gene promotor in non-neoplastic mucosa of ulcerative colitis patients with colorectal cancer: evidence for a field effectKisiel JB, Garrity-Park MM, Taylor WR, Smyrk TC, Ahlquist DA, Inflamm Bowel Dis, 9/1/2013
  • Methylated eyes absent 4 (EA4) gene promotor in non-neoplastic mucosa of ulcerative colitis patients with colorectal cancer: Evidence for a field effectKisiel JB, Garrity-Park MM, Taylor WR, Smyrk TC, Ahlquist DA, Inflamm Bowel Dis, 1/1/2013
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Lectures

  • The Ninth Annual Meeting of the International Society of Gastrointestinal OncologyThe Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Arlington, Virginia - 9/13/2012

Grant Support

  • Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood VS DNA
    Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood VS DNANational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2005
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood Vs. DNA
    Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood Vs. DNANational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood VS DNA
    Colorectal Cancer Screening: Fecal Blood VS DNANational Cancer Institute
    2004 - 2004
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening--Fecal Blood VS DNA
    Colorectal Cancer Screening--Fecal Blood VS DNANational Cancer Institute
    2001 - 2003
  • Fecal Colonocyte Screening For Colorectal Neoplasia
    Fecal Colonocyte Screening For Colorectal NeoplasiaNational Cancer Institute
    1996 - 2000
  • Hemoquant Detection Of Colorectal Neoplasia
    Hemoquant Detection Of Colorectal NeoplasiaNational Cancer Institute
    1985 - 1990

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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