Louis J. Wilson
Wichita Falls Gastroenterology Associates
Wichita Falls, TX, US
Dr. Louis J. Wilson is a private-practice gastroenterologist and managing partner of a seven-physician single-specialty group in Wichita Falls, TX. He received his BS from Texas A&M University and his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, and was then a National Cancer Institute Fellow in Nutrition Science at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center. Dr. Wilson completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology also at U.A.B in 1997. Dr. Wilson's research interests focus on patient engagement systems and the development of novel acoustic sampling devices for the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea. Other important research activities include the development of data-derived optimized dosing strategies for physician-directed moderate sedation. This interest was the basis for establishing OptasistTM, LLC, to create training and decision-support tools for providers of sedation for endoscopy. Dr Wilson's business accomplishments include patented inventions, successful medical facilities, and Castaway Cove Waterpark, which he conceived, developed and operated for seven years before selling to the city in 2010. After being introduced to the film business in 2006, Wilson established Merit Pictures, LLC, which has produced several award-winning films. Louis is the current chairman of the ACG Practice Management Committee.
Friday, October 5
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM