University of Nebraska Medical Center

Ishfaq Bhat, MD

Associate Professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Ishfaq Bhat, MD
Dr. Bhat is a gastroenterologist whose clinical care focuses on biliary and pancreatic endoscopy, interventional EUS, luminal resection, and endoscopic therapy. He is the Program Director for the Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship and an Associate Program Director for the Gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He is very interested in both fellowship education and clinical research in endoscopy.


  • Medical School: Government Medical College, Srinagar, India, 2000
  • Internship: SMHS Hospital, 2001
  • Residency: Dermatology, SMHS Hospital, 2002
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, 2007
  • Fellowship: Hepatology, UNMC College of Medicine, 2010
  • Fellowship: Gastroenterology, UNMC College of Medicine, 2014
  • Fellowship: Advanced Endoscopy, Harvard Medical School, 2018