John Bassett, MD

A Specialist in Gastroenterology

Dr. John Bassett specializes in general gastroenterology with a focus on hepatology and liver disease. He most commonly treats cirrhosis.

He provides medical services including:

  • Capsule endoscopy

  • Colonoscopy and colon cancer screening

  • Esophageal manometry

  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)

  • Hemorrhoid banding

  • Liver biopsy and liver fibrosis assessment using FibroScan

  • Management of patients prior to and after liver transplant

  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)

Visit Dr. Bassett to diagnose and treat your gastrointestinal disorder. He treats:

  • Acid reflux

  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AAT)

  • Anemia/GI bleeding

  • Autoimmune hepatitis

  • Celiac Sprue

  • Cirrhosis

  • Crohn’s disease

  • Diarrhea/constipation

  • Diverticulitis

  • Drug-induced liver injury

  • Fatty liver disease

  • Hemochromatosis

  • Irritable bowel syndrome

  • Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC)

  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)

  • Recurrent C Diff infection

  • Ulcerative colitis

  • Viral hepatitis

  • Wilson’s disease

Dr. Bassett has over 21 years of active military service. He retired in September 2019 as a United States Navy Captain. 

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