Brian E. Lacy, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Gastroenterologist
  2. Neurogastroenterologist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Idiomas

English

Dr. Brian E. Lacy is a board certified gastroenterologist who focuses his research and clinical interests on disorders of gastrointestinal motility.

Dr. Lacy's areas of expertise include gastroesophageal reflux disease, dysphagia, achalasia, dyspepsia, gastroparesis, irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, intestinal pseudo-obstruction and visceral pain.

Dr. Lacy is the author of over 165 peer-reviewed articles on gastrointestinal motility disorders and functional bowel disorders, has written and/or edited 6 books on gastrointestinal motility disorders and functional bowel disorders, and has written multiple text book chapters.

Dr. Lacy is the current co-Editor in Chief of the American Journal of Gastroenterology. He is the former Editor in Chief of Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology. Dr. Lacy was the co-Chairman for the Rome IV Committee on Functional Bowel Disorders.

  1. Achalasia
  2. Constipation
  3. Dysphagia
  4. Functional dyspepsia
  5. Gastroparesis
  6. GERD
  7. Indigestion
  8. Intestinal pseudo-obstruction
  9. Irritable bowel syndrome
  10. Pelvic floor dysfunction
  11. Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  12. Visceral pain
  1. Anorectal manometry
  2. Bravo capsule pH test
  3. Breath testing
  4. Colonoscopy
  5. Esophageal manometry
  6. Gastric emptying study
  7. Gastrointestinal transit study
  8. Impedance pH testing
  9. pH testing
  10. Upper endoscopy
  • Achalasia
  • Constipation
  • Dysphagia
  • Gastroparesis
  • GERD
  • Indigestion
  • Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Pelvic Floor dysfunction
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Visceral pain
  1. 1991
    MDUniversity of Maryland School of Medicine
  2. 1987
    Ph.D. - Department of Anatomy and Cell BiologyGeorgetown University
  3. 1981
    BAUniversity of Virginia

Certifications

  1. 2002
    GastroenterologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    New Hampshire Top Doctor AwardNew Hampshire Top Doctor
  2. 1993
    Dr. Thomas P. Almy Housestaff Teaching AwardAlmy Housestaff Teaching Award
  3. 1986
    Dr. B. Raj Bhussry Memorial ScholarshipBhussry Memorial Scholarship
  4. 1985
    First Place Student Research ForumGeorgetown University
  5. 1985
    Summer Research FellowshipGeorgetown University
  6. 1984
    NIH Predoctoral Training FellowshipGeorgetown University

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    Research CommitteeAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  2. 2018 - present
    ChairMotility / Functional GI Disorders Case Conference
  3. 2017
    Co-DirectorFunctional and GI Motility Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
  4. 2015
    Co-DirectorFunctional and GI Motility Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
  5. 2015
    Co-DirectorRegional Update, American College of Gastroenterology
  6. 2014
    Co-DirectorFunctional and GI Motility Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
  7. 2014
    Co-DirectorPancreas Update, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  8. 2014
    Abstract Reviewer ChairAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  9. 2013
    Co-DirectorFunctional and GI Motility Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
  10. 2013
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  11. 2013 - 2016
    Education Committee MemberAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  12. 2012
    Co-DirectorFunctional and GI Motility Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital
  13. 2012 - 2016
    Co-ChairmanFunctional Bowel Disorders, International Rome Committee
  14. 2012
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  15. 2011
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  16. 2010
    Co-DirectorChallenges in Functional GI Disease and Dysmotility, Massachusetts General Hospital
  17. 2010 - 2017
    Board ChairmanData Safety Monitoring Board, National Institutes of Health
  18. 2010 - 2013
    Abstract Selection ReviewerAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  19. 2010
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  20. 2010
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  21. 2009
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  22. 2009 - 2012
    Grant ReviewerInternational Rome Committee
  23. 2008
    Co-DirectorGI Motility Update, Harvard University
  24. 2008
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  25. 2008 - 2013
    MemberPublic Relations Committee, American College of Gastroenterology
  26. 2008 - 2011
    Committee MemberSpace Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  27. 2008 - 2011
    MemberEducation Committee, American Gastroenterological Association
  28. 2008 - 2010
    Committee MemberPathology Chair Search Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  29. 2008 - 2010
    ChairPublications Committee, American College of Gastroenterology
  30. 2008 - 2009
    Committee MemberPediatric GI Search Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  31. 2008
    Committee MemberSelf assessment Test, Recertification, American College of Gastroenterology
  32. 2007
    Co-DirectorGI Motility Update, Harvard University
  33. 2007
    Co-DirectorEsophageal Reflux and Motility Update, Yale University
  34. 2007
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  35. 2007 - 2009
    SecretaryHitchcock Foundation, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  36. 2007
    Committee MemberSurgery Search Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  37. 2007
    Education CommitteeAmerican Gastroenterological Association
  38. 2006
    Co-DirectorHarvard Annual Review on Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders
  39. 2006
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  40. 2006
    DirectorUpdate on Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and Cardiology
  41. 2005
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  42. 2005 - 2007
    CouncilFunctional Brain-Gut Research Group
  43. 2005 - 2007
    CouncilFunctional Brain Gut Research Group
  44. 2005
    Abstract Selection ReviewerAmerican Gastroenterological Association
  45. 2004 - 2018
    MemberHitchcock Foundation, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  46. 2004 - 2018
    Committee MemberSchumann Lecture Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  47. 2004 - 2006
    Abstract Selection ReviewerAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  48. 2004
    Abstract Selection ReviewerAmerican Gastroenterological Association
  49. 2003 - 2008
    MemberEducation Committee, American College of Gastroenterology
  50. 2003 - 2008
    Education Committee MemberAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  51. 2001
    MemberFunctional Brain Gut Research Group
  52. 2000
    MemberAmerican Motility Society
  53. 1999 - present
    Abstract Selection CommitteeAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  54. 1998 - 1999
    Abstract Selection ReviewerAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  55. 1997 - 2000
    ResidentJohns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  56. 1997 - 1999
    Research and Education CommitteeChesapeake, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  57. 1995
    MemberAmerican College of Gastroenterology
  58. 1995
    MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association
  59. 1995
    MemberAmerican Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  60. 1994
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha

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