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Scot Lewey, DO

Scot Lewey, DO

Gastroenterology Colorado Springs, CO

Gastroenterologist; Clinical Professor of Medicine; Consultant, Speaker, Author, Contributor to Social Media

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  • 2222 N. Nevada Ave
    Suite 5001
    Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    Phone: (719) 636-1201
    Fax: (719) 636-1326

Summary

  • I am a board certified gastroenterologist in private practice in Colorado Springs with a special interest in food related and allergic/inflammatory conditions of the digestive tract. I am a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Rocky Vista University-College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Kansas City University of Medicine of BIoscience and preceptor for medical students. I also have an online presence educating the public on digestive conditions through online articles, blogs, website www.thefooddoc.com and facebook.com/thefooddoc.

Dr. Lewey's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology
  • Clinical Interests: Crohn Disease; Ulcerative Colitis; Celiac Disease; Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dr. Lewey's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine-GastroenterologyKansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience
    Kansas City, MS
    FKA University of Health Sciences – College of Osteopathic Medicine; Clinical Preceptor, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics (1991-1993); Clinical Preceptor, Gastroenterology (2006-present)
  • Active StaffMemorial Hospital
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Founder/ConsultantThe Food Doc, LLC www.thefooddoc.com
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor of MedicineRocky Vista University-College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Parker, CO
  • Clinical Associate ProfessorRocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Parker, CO
  • Clinical Professor of MedicineKansas CIty University of Medicine and Bioscience
    Kansas City, MO
  • GastroenterologistPeak Gastroenterology
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • GI Section Chair (Gastroenterology)Memorial Health System
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Active StaffBriargate Endoscopy Center
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Medical DirectorLynn Institute of Rockies
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Active StaffPrinters Park Surgery Center
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • PhysicianGastroenterology Associates of Colorado Springs
    Colorado Springs, CO
    Private Practice, Partner
  • PhysicianPrivate Practice
    Colorado Springs, CO
    with Scot M. Lewey, D.O., P.C. Associated with Abass Shafii MD, Digestive Disease Clinic
  • Active StaffPenrose - St. Frances Hospital
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • Active StaffPikes Peak Endoscopy and Surgery Center
    Colorado Springs, CO
    Medical Director (2003-2004)
  • GastroenterologistGastroenterology Associates of Colorado Springs (GACS)
    Colorado Springs, CO
  • ChiefEvans Army Hospital, USA MEDDAC
    Fort Carson, CO
    Active Staff, Adult and Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • DirectorFitzsimons Army Medical Center
    Aurora, CO
    Staff Gastroenterologist and Faculty, IBD researcher
  • ChiefMunson Army Hospital
    Fort Leavenworth, KS
    Chief, Department of Medicine (1992-1993)
  • Affiliate FacultyAmerican Heart Association
  • Assistant ChiefIrwin Army Hospital
    Fort Riley, KS
    Chief, Emergency Department (1990–1991); Commander F Company, 1st Infantry Division (1990-1991)
  • US Army Medical CorpsUS Army
    Physician US Army 1984-1998; Multiple leadership positions. Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel two years early. Gulf War Veteran. Bronze Star Medal, Combat Medic Badge, Multiple Awards
  • Lieutenant ColonelUS Army
    Company Commander, F Company, 1st Infantry Division, Southwest Asia (1990-1991)

Dr. Lewey's Education & Medical Training

  • Fitzsimons Army Medical CenterFitzsimons Army Medical CenterFellowship, Gastroenterology
  • William Beaumont Army Medical CenterWilliam Beaumont Army Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
  • Womack Army Medical CenterWomack Army Medical CenterResidency, Family Practice
  • KS Univ of Med & Biosci, Coll of Osteo MedKansas City University College of Osteopathic MedicineMedical School
  • William Jewell CollegeWilliam Jewell CollegeOther Training, BA, Chemistry

Dr. Lewey's Certifications & Licensure

  • CO State Medical LicenseCO State Medical License1997 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1989
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineGastroenterology, 1995
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1989
  • Certifying Commission on Medical ManagementCertifying Commission on Medical ManagementMedical Management-Certified Physician Executive, Current

Dr. Lewey's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Foggy AwardsGluten Free Doctor of the YearFoggy Awards, 2012
  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • Leading Physicians of the World2011, 2012, 2013
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Dr. Lewey's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Gingival lesions and nasal obstruction in an immunosuppressed patient post liver transplantationEnglish JC III, Meyer C, Lewey SM, Zinn CJ, Cutis, 1/1/2000
  • Combination therapy with thymosin alpha-1 and interferon for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection: A randomized placebo-controlled, double-blind trialSherman KE, Sjogren M, Creager RL, Damiano M. Freeman S, Lewey S, Davis D, Root S, Weber FL, Ishak K, Goodman Z, Hepatology, 4/27/1998
  • Talc crystals in the liver of patients with chronic Hepatitis C infectionSherman KE, Lewey SM, Goodman ZD, American Journal of Gastroenterology, 1/1/1995
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Diagnosing Celiac Disease and Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity
    Lewey SM
    Editors: .HealThySelf Publishing, Colorado Springs, CO
    2007
  • Gastroenterology SecretsChapter: Endoscopic Cancer Screening; Endoscopic cancer screening and surveillance of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract
    Lewey SM, McNally PR
    Editors: McNally, PR.Hanley and Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia
    Edition 3rd,2006

Abstracts/Posters

  • Mastocytic Inflammatory Bowel Disease (MIBD): Increased prevalence of celiac-related HLA DQ genetics, cBir1 and antigliadin antibodies associated with response to gluten free diet.Lewey, SM, Makapugay, JM, Am J Gastro, 10/3/2009
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE): Higher than expected prevalence of atypical symptoms, HLA DQ8, elevated antigliadin and ASCA antibodies, and elevated mast cells in duodenumLewey SM, Makapugay, JM, Am J Gastro, 10/3/2009
  • Mastocytic Inflammatory Bowel Disease (MIBD): Increased prevalence of celiac-related HLA DQ genetics, cBir1 and antigliadin antibodies associated with response to gluten free dietLewey, SM, Makapugay, JM, The American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA, 10/1/2009
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Lectures

  • Cycloxygenase inhibition and colonic ischemia- Is there a causation?13th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Army Chapter of the American College of Physicians, 24th Annua - 11/2/1996
  • Pancrease induced ileal ulcer as a rare cause of gastrointestinal hemorrhage13th Annual Army ACP Meeting, 24th Annual William Beaumont Gastrointestinal Symposium, Reston, VA - 11/1/1996
  • A multi-disciplinary approach to the management of advanced recurrent oriental cholangio-hepatitis13th Annual Army ACP Meeting, 24th Annual William Beaumont Gastrointestinal Symposium, Reston, VA - 10/31/1996
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Dr. Lewey's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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