Sanjay Jagannath, MD



Dr. Jagannath grew up in Baltimore, MD. After receiving his medical degree from The University of Maryland School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Following his residency, he completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

Throughout his career, Dr. Jagannath spent many years on the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has authored numerous publications and has lectured throughout the United States and abroad. He founded the Johns Hopkins Pancreatitis Center and joins us after being the Director of the Pancreas Center at Mercy Medical Center. Some of his clinical interests include pancreatic and biliary disorders, pancreatic cancer, infectious colitis, and all types of GI cancers. Dr. Jagannath specializes in Endoscopic Ultrasound.

Kerry Whitt, MD



Dr. Whitt is a Virginia native. He earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in internal medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Tennessee, and hepatology fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Transplant Hepatology.

He joined our group in 2012. His clinical interests include the study of liver diseases and therapeutic endoscopy including ERCP.

He and his wife live in Raleigh with their three children. In his free time, Dr. Whitt enjoys running and spending time with his family.

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Mitchell Mah’moud, MD, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD


Dr. Mitchell Mah’moud

Dr. Mitch Mah’moud received his undergraduate medical degree from the Ibadan Medical School in Nigeria and the University College Hospital. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He underwent his Fellowship Training in Digestive Diseases at the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, where he also served as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at the Yale Medical School Dr. Mah’moud also has a doctorate degree in Theology. He is board-certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.

Dr. Mah’moud also serves on numerous leadership positions including the Ethics Committee of the AGA, Education and Professional Issues Committees of the ACG, and the Education and the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Committees of the AASLD. He was a founding Executive Board member of the AGA Center for GI Innovation and Technology. He has been a Clinical Professor and faculty member in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Duke University School of Medicine and the University of South Carolina in Columbia.

Dr. Mah’moud maintains an active practice with a focus on liver diseases (including pretransplant and post-transplant care), general gastroenterology (GERD, IBD, constipation, IBS, colon cancer), and therapeutic endoscopic procedures.

He lives in North Raleigh with his wife and three daughters. On his free time, he is active in church, short-term missions, and the Prison ministries. Some of his personal interests include traveling with his family, soccer, reading, movies, jogging, and engaging in fun activities with his family.

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