Dr. Zahid I. Baig


Specialty Interests:
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Swallowing Disorders, Barrett’s Esophagus, Motility Disorders of the Esophagus, Colon and rectal cancer screening diagnosis and management, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Biliary (Gallbladder) and Pancreatic Disorders. Dr. Baig is proficient in Upper Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, ERCP, 24 hour pH study and Esophageal Manometry

Board Certification:

Advanced Training:
Completed his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio in 1994 and Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida in 1997

American Medical Association, American College of Physicians (Fellow), American College of Gastroenterology (Fellow), American Gastroenterological Association (fellow), American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, New Jersey Medical Society, Mercer County Medical Society

Professional Highlights:
Recipient of numerous honors and awards for his work including Selection as America’s Top Physicians for Year 2004-2005 by Consumer’s Research Council of America, American College of Gastroenterology Award for Best Abstract of the Year 1997, Young Investigators Conference Best Presentation of the Year 1994, Best Scholarly Paper Award 1994, Wright State University Barrett H. Bolton Award for Humanism, Best Teaching and Senior Resident Award. Due to his interest in teaching, Dr. Baig serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School since 2003. Before joining Hamilton Gastroenterology Group Dr. Baig was the president of a private group practice specializing in Digestive Diseases and Nutrition in Richmond Virginia