Gastroenterologist: Ayokunle Abegunde, MD | Loyola Medicine

Ayokunle Abegunde, MD, MSc

Ayokunle Abegunde, MD, MSc, FACP,DTM&H


Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Yoruba

Clinical Expertise

  • Malabsorption
  • Malnutrition (Abnormal Weight Loss)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Stomach Cancer

About Dr. Abegunde

Art, Music- spending time with family- physical fitness, International Travel, Soccer

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Lagos, Nigeria
Royal College of General Practitioners
Great Britain - Family Medicine
John H. Stroger
Jr. Hospital of Cook County - Internal Medicine
  • Oklahoma University Medical Center - Gastroenterology

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Gastroenterology


  • Cannabidiol Oil-Associated Microscopic Colitis Poornima Oruganti, Stephanie Betcher, Zuie Wakade, Xianzhong Ding, Ayokunle T Abegunde, Cureus
  • Tacrolimus-Induced Acute Esophageal Necrosis Kaitlin Wanta, Ayokunle T. Abegunde , ACG case reports journal
  • Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer: Hard to See Hard to Find, , Zachary Smith, George Salem, Ayokunle T Abegunde, Sindhu Kaitha, Erin Rubin, William M. Tierney, Donald Kastens. , J OKLA STATE MED ASSOC.
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  • Screening Colonoscopy in Patients Evaluated for Liver Transplant: Look before You Leap. Mbachi, C; Abegunde, AT, Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Seronegative Adult Autoimmune Enteropathy in a Patient With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Lundholm, MD; Wanta, K; Ding, X; Palmer, L; Abegunde, AT, ACG case reports journal
  • ACUTE PANCREATITIS IN PATIENTS WITH SEVERE HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA IN A MULTI-ETHNIC MINORITY POPULATION. Amblee, A; Mohananey, D; Morkos, M; Basu, S; Abegunde, AT; Ganesh, M; Bhalerao, N; George, AM; Jain, M; Fogelfeld, L, Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Betting the farm. Abegunde, A; Hakemi, E; Mba, B; Odden, A; Weinstein, RA., Journal of Hospital Medicine
  • Chromoendoscopy White-Light, or Narrow-Band Imaging Colonoscopy in Colorectal Cancer Surveillance in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: True Illumination or Game of Shadows., Abegunde, AT., Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association
  • Doxycycline plus ivermectin versus ivermectin alone for treatment of patients with onchocerciasis. Abegunde, AT; Ahuja, RM; Okafor, NJ, The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Environmental risk factors for inflammatory bowel diseases: Evidence based literature review. Abegunde, AT; Muhammad, BH; Bhatti, O; Ali, T, World Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Preventive health measures in inflammatory bowel disease. Abegunde, AT; Muhammad, BH; Ali, T., World Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Rare Jejunal Diverticular Bleeding. Abegunde, AT; Christman, E; Hassell, LA; Kastens, D, ACG case reports journal
  • Change in Bowel Habit and Heme Positive Stool. Abegunde AT, Sawh R, Vega KJ., J GASTROINTEST DIG SYST.
  • Computerized Tomography of Patients With Crohn's Disease in the Emergency Department: The More you Look the Less you See., Abegunde, AT., Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association
  • Evaluating clinical management decisions by recent graduates in the era of high-value cost-conscious care., Abegunde, AT; Mba, B., JAMA internal medicine
  • Fulminant hepatic failure secondary to primary hepatic angiosarcoma. Abegunde, AT; Aisien, E; Mba, B; Chennuri, R; Sekosan, M., Case reports in gastrointestinal medicine
  • Methimazole Induced Concomitant Agranulocytosis and Cholestasis in a Young Female. Abegunde AT, Jain M, Amblee A., AACE CLINICAL CASE REPORTS
  • Salmonella Berta myocarditis: Case report and systematic review of non-typhoid Salmonella myocarditis. Villablanca, P; Mohananey, D; Meier, G; Yap, JE; Chouksey, S; Abegunde, AT., World journal of cardiology
  • Treatment Refractory Hypothyroidism Secondary to excessive donation of plasma. Abegunde AT, Mba B, Babu A., Endocrine
  • Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in patients with Alcoholic Cirrhosis. Abegunde AT., Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Screening for Colorectal Cancer. Abegunde AT., Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Automated electronic reminders and primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Abegunde A., BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE
  • Diagnosing malaria in UK migrants from sub-Saharan Africa. Abegunde AT., JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF MEDICINE
  • Sickle cell anemia and academic achievement in Africa. Abegunde AT., Journal of the National Medical Association
  • Monkey Malaria in Man. Abegunde AT., The Lancet