Dr. Vermani is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and by the American Board of Gastroenterology. He is an active member with the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the Kentucky Medical Association.
He completed medical school at the University of Louisville and then completed his internal medicine residency at The George Washington University in Washington D.C. After completing residency Dr. Vermani returned to the University of Louisville where he completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology.
He has completed extensive research through his career with multiple publications in medical journals and medical book chapters. During Dr. Vermani’s residency he even worked as a medical journalist for the ABC News Medical Unit at ABC World News Headquarters in New York City and completed specialized training in health policy in our nation’s capital.
While at the University of Louisville, Dr. Vermani received specialized training in gastrointestinal motility disorders, hepatology (liver disease) and nutrition. He received advanced therapeutic endoscopy training as well and is specialized in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), which is a procedure that combines upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and x-rays to treat problems of the bile and pancreatic ducts.
Samir is a native of Ashland, Kentucky, and currently resides with his wife, young daughter, and chocolate lab in Cincinnati.