Markus Goldschmiedt, M.D., is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Dr. Goldschmiedt earned his medical degree at the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos in Lima, Peru. He then completed a residency in internal medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology at UT Southwestern and a fellowship in therapeutic endoscopy at the Wellesley Hospital in Toronto.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Goldschmiedt initially joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 1991 and served as the Director of Parkland Memorial Hospital’s GI lab until 1996. He rejoined the UTSW faculty in 2019.

Dr. Goldschmiedt's clinical focus is on treating pancreatobiliary diseases, achalasia, and gastroparesis, as well as the removal of gastrointestinal neoplasias with endoscopic submucosal dissection.

He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the Dallas County Medical Society, and the Texas Medical Association.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - Wellesley Hospital (1990-1991), Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (1987-1990), Gastroenterology
  • Residency - Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (1984-1987), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Peru (1976-1982)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
Honors & Awards
  • D Magazine Best Doctor, 2020, 2022
Books & Publications

Clinical Focus

  • Achalasia
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Gastroparesis
  • Esophageal diseases
  • Gastroenterology
  • Pancreatic Disorders

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