Anhtung Chau
M.D.

Dr. Anhtung Chau
Language(s) spoken
English

Dr. Anhtung Chau was born in Saigon, Vietnam and immigrated to Minnesota in 1993. He attended the University of Minnesota and received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and a doctorate in medicine. Upon graduation, Dr. Chau completed a residency in internal medicine and worked as a hospitalist, gaining valuable experience, knowledge and patient skills. He returned to the University of Minnesota for further training in a gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship, and specializes in inflammatory bowel disease and general hepatology. In his spare time, Dr. Chau enjoys spending quality family time at a park or on the beach with his wife, Dr. Jessica Bahari-Kashani, a radiation oncologist, and his 2 young children.

Dr. Chau shares information on colon cancer screening and our annual 5K March to Get Screened for colon cancer research and a cure in a First Coast Living interview:

Videos
Postgraduate Education
2006 - 2009
Internal Medicine Residency
University of Minnesota
2010 - 2013
Gastroenterology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Publications

Eric Hanse, Douglas Mashek, Jennifer Becker, Ashley Solmonson, Lisa Mullany, Mara Mashek, Howard Towle, Anhtung Chau, Jeffrey Albrecht. Cyclin D1 inhibits hepatic lipogenesis via repression of carbohydrates response element binding protein and hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha. Cell Cycle 11(14): July 15, 2012.

Abstracts

Anhtung Chau, Aasma Shaukat, Bashar Aqel, Bilal Hameed. Risk Factors for proteinuria in Hepatitis C positive patients in a VA population. Department of Medicine-Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Veterans Affair Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Manuscript in preparation. Poster Symposium in May 2008 at the University of Minnesota Research Conference. Poster Symposium in May 2009 at Digestive Disease Week, Chicago

Anhtung Chau, Chris Shepela. Clostridium Difficile associated colitis in immunosuppressed patients has greater morbidity and mortality. Department of Gastroenterology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Yeonsuk Kim, Shawn Mallery, Rebecca Lai, Timothy Kinney, Kapil Gupta, Anhtung Chau,Oliver Cass, Kamran Safdar, Martin Freeman. EUS rendezvous for transpapillary biliary access after unsuccessful ERCP; 9 years’ experience at a single center. Department of MedicineDivision of Gastroenterology, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Presented at the Digestive Disease Week in May 2008.

Anhtung Chau, MD, Bilal Hameed, MD, Mandeep Bahadur, MD. Metastatic Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma in a Nineteen Year-Old Female Patient: Case Report and Literature Review.

Martin Freeman, Anhtung Chau, Michelle Fink, John Allen, Eric Johnson. Gastric pacemaker for gastroparesis in patients with refractory symptoms after endoscopic therapy for sphincter of Oddi dysfunction or pancreas divisum. Department of Medicine-Division of Gastroenterology, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Manuscript in preparation.

Chau AT, Rudolph SJ, Soltis RD. Escalated dosing of tegaserod for the treatment of gastroparesis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2006;101:S481. [Abstract 1242]

Anhtung Chau, MD, Steve Rudolph, MD, Ronald Soltis, MD. Escalated dosing of Tegaserod in treatment of Gastroparesis.  Department of Gastroenterology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Poster Symposium in May 2009 at Digestive Disease Week, Chicago. Poster Symposium in November 2007 at the American College of Physicians. Poster Symposium in November 2006 at the American College of Gastroenterology. Poster Symposium in November 2006 at the American College of Physicians.

Anhtung Chau, MD. Atypical Pneumonia: Legionella Infection. University of Minnesota Department of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Poster Symposium in November 2006 at the American College of Physicians.

Anhtung Chau, Igor Pesun, DDS. Evaluation of composite vs. amalgam in tooth cavities. Department of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Poster Symposium in September 1997 and November 1997.