Dr. Modi is a board certified physician in both internal medicine and gastroenterology and hepatology. He has spoken at national conferences on techniques to improve colon cancer screening as well as on diverticular disease. His research focuses on a wide range of areas including quality improvement in endoscopy and nutrition in high performance athletes. He is a faculty member at the newly created Gehr Center for Implementation Science, where he focuses on ways to improve the quality of healthcare. He is also a researcher at the USC Center for Body Computing, where he explores the role of digital health and clinical informatics in chronic disease management.
Current Surgical Therapy. The Management of Refractory Ascites. 2016. View in: PubMed
Computer versus physician identification of gastrointestinal alarm features. Int J Med Inform. 2015 Dec; 84(12):1111-7. View in: PubMed
Hepatitis C Virus Infection Is Systemic: Meeting Additional Goals. J Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 01; 212(3):343-4. View in: PubMed
Computer-generated vs. physician-documented history of present illness (HPI): results of a blinded comparison. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jan; 110(1):170-9. View in: PubMed
Increased risk for irritable bowel syndrome after acute diverticulitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Dec; 11(12):1614-9. View in: PubMed
Adenoma detection rate is necessary but insufficient for distinguishing high versus low endoscopist performance. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Jan; 77(1):71-8. View in: PubMed
Diverticular disease as a chronic illness: evolving epidemiologic and clinical insights. Am J Gastroenterol. 2012 Oct; 107(10):1486-93. View in: PubMed