Victoria Gomez, M.D.

  1. Gastroenterologist
  2. Internist

Departments

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

EnglishSpanish

Victoria Gómez, M.D., F.A.S.G.E. is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Mayo clinic in Florida, with a focus and expertise in interventional endoscopy. She is director of Bariatric Endoscopy at Mayo Clinic and is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM).

Dr. Gómez' expertise includes all areas of advanced endoscopy including diagnostic and staging of oncological diseases of the gastrointestinal and biliopancreatic tract, management of chronic calcific pancreatitis as well as non-surgical weight loss therapies and management of obesity-related diseases and complications/issues following bariatric surgery.

Dr. Gómez' has clinical and research experience in advanced imaging, biliary tract diseases and primary weight loss and metabolic therapies. She also serves as an Associate Editor for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy journal and is Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee for the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE).

  • Interventional Endoscopy including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic management of pancreatic disorders including pancreatic duct stones with lithotripsy
  • Diagnosis and management of pancreatic cysts and pancreatic tumors
  • Diagnosis and management of biliary diseases including bile duct stones, strictures, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and post-liver transplant issues requiring endoscopic intervention
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection techniques of lesions of the foregut and colon
  • Endoscopy in altered intestinal anatomy/post-surgical anatomy
  • Bariatric (weight loss) endoscopic procedures including primary intervention and revisional procedures:

- Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty

- Intragastric balloon therapy

- Endoscopic transoral outlet reduction (TORe)

- Management of issues and complications after bariatric surgery

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Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 2015
    Fellow - Advanced Endoscopy FellowshipMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2014
    Fellow - Gastroenterology and HepatologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2011
    Residency - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2009
    Internship - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2008
    MDUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  6. 2004
    BA - BiologyRice University
  7. 2003
    Visiting Student - Natural SciencesUniversity of Cambridge

Certifications

  1. 2019
    Obesity MedicineAmerican Board of Obesity Medicine
  2. 2014
    GastroenterologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2011
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Designation of Fellow of the American Society of Gastrointestinal EndoscopyAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  2. 2019
    Top Teacher of the Year for Gastroenterology and HepatologyMayo Clinic
  3. 2019
    Top Reviewer for Video Gastrointestinal EndoscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy
  4. 2018
    Top Teacher of the Year for Gastroenterology and HepatologyMayo Clinic in Florida
  5. 2018
    Top Rated Abstract Mayo Clinic Quality Conference Mayo Clinic in Florida
  6. 2018
    Top Reviewer for Video Gastrointestinal EndoscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy
  7. 2017
    Top Reviewer for Video Gastrointestinal EndoscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy
  8. 2016
    Top Board Certified PhysicianJacksonville Magazine
  9. 2016
    Selected Mentor, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) Mentorship ProgramGastrointestinal Endoscopy
  10. 2016
    Outstanding Reviewer for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  11. 2015
    American Pancreatic Association "IPMN and Cyst Fluid CEA: The Journey Beyond Diagnosis"; (Abstract #15052) Accepted as a Poster of Distinction at the 46th Annual MeetingAmerican Pancreatic Association
  12. 2014
    American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Academic Skills Workshop Selected Participant American Gastroenterological Association
  13. 2013
    American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 2013 Presidential Poster Recipient for abstract entitled Wanted: Detected and Completely Resected- Sessile Serrated Lesions of the Colon; (P606)American College of Gastroenterology
  14. 2013
    American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Community Outreach AwardAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  15. 2013
    American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Program Selected ParticipantAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  16. 2011
    Mayo Clinic Florida Internal Medicine Residency Program Resident Research AwardMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  17. 2011
    American Gastroenterology Association Horizon Student Abstract Prize Digestive Disease Week
  18. 2010
    Mayo Clinic Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellowship AwardMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  19. 2010
    Mayo Clinic Florida Internal Medicine Residency Program Resident Research AwardMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  20. 2009
    American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Digestive Disease Week Program Selected Participant, "Investing in the Future: Promoting Diversity in GI Training"Digestive Disease Week
  21. 2009
    Second place, Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Resident and Fellow Research Week project competitionMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  22. 2008
    Summa Cum LaudeUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  23. 2008
    American Medical Women's Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement CitationUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  24. 2008
    The Edward Randall Medal for Academic Excellence in Internal MedicineUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  25. 2008
    Joseph B.Kass Award for Excellence in Research on the Prevention of DiseasesUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  26. 2007
    Hispanic American Medical Association of Houston ScholarshipUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  27. 2007
    UTMB Gold Humanism Honor SocietyUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  28. 2007
    Katherine Parker Gregg Presidential ScholarshipUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  29. 2007
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical SocietyUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  30. 2006
    Who's Who Among Students In American Universities and CollegesUniversity of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  31. 2004
    Cum LaudeRice University

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    ChairAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  2. 2020 - 2021
    Abstract Reviewer and GraderAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  3. 2020 - present
    Committee MemberWorld Endoscopy Organization (WEO)
  4. 2020 - 2022
    Diversity and Inclusion CommitteeAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  5. 2020 - present
    Guideline AuthorAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  6. 2020 - present
    Annual Meeting Program Committee, MemberAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  7. 2020 - present
    FellowAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  8. 2020 - present
    External Relations CommitteeWomen in Endoscopy (WIE)
  9. 2020 - present
    MemberPersonnel Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  10. 2019 - 2020
    Abstract Reviewer and GraderAmerican Gastroenterology Association
  11. 2019
    Abstract Reviewer and GraderAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  12. 2019 - 2022
    SecretaryOfficers and Councilors, Mayo Clinic in Florida
  13. 2017 - present
    MemberObesity Medicine Association
  14. 2017 - present
    Associate Program DirectorDepartment of Internal Medicine
  15. 2017 - present
    MemberWomen in Interventional Endoscopy
  16. 2017 - present
    Clinical Competency Committee MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine
  17. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  18. 2017 - 2019
    ChairEndoscopy Committee
  19. 2017 - 2019
    Task Force MemberAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  20. 2017 - 2018
    Abstract Reviewer and GraderAmerican Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  21. 2016 - present
    Co-ChairDigestive Diseases Research Program
  22. 2015 - 2019
    Advisory Board MemberAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  23. 2015 - 2019
    Advisory Board MemberNational Advisory Board, Association for Bariatric Endoscopy (ABE), American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  24. 2015 - present
    MemberAmerican Pancreatic Association
  25. 2015 - present
    MemberThe Obesity Society
  26. 2015 - present
    MemberFlorida Gastroenterologic Society
  27. 2014 - 2018
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  28. 2014 - 2018
    Education CommitteeAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  29. 2014 - 2016
    MemberE-Media Committee, World Endoscopy Organization
  30. 2012 - 2014
    PresidentMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  31. 2011 - 2012
    Vice PresidentMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  32. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  33. 2010 - 2011
    Athletic ChairMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  34. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  35. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  36. 2008 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  37. 2007 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society