Steven Keilin, MD, FASGE

Titles and Roles

Professor, Department of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Director, Pancreaticobiliary Service
Emory University Hospital
Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Program
Emory University School of Medicine
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
Pancreatic Cancer
Stomach Cancer


Steven Keilin, MD, FASGE, is professor in the Department of Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Keilin serves as director of the Pancreaticobiliary Service and director of the Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship program at Emory University.

A board certified gastroenterologist, he treats pancreatitis, pancreatic cysts, GERD, esophageal strictures, Barrett's esophagus, gastrointestinal bleeding, jaundice, bile duct stones and strictures, sphincter of oddi dysfunction, primary sclerosing cholangitis and achalasia. He also specializes in small bowel disorders and obscure GI bleeding, performing deep enteroscopy including both single and double balloon enteroscopy. Additionally, he performs several procedures that are not commonly offered at most centers, including POEM (per oral endoscopic myotomy) for Achalasia, G-POEM/POP (per oral pyloromyotomy) for gastroparesis, ESD (endoscopic submucosal dissection), cholangioscopy and sphincter of oddi manometry.

In 2015, Dr. Keilin was selected as a fellow in the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He holds professional memberships with American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterologic Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Georgia Gastroenterologic and Endoscopic Society.


Dr. Keilin grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and attended medical school at The University of Cincinnati. His interest in gastroenterology developed as a resident at Atlanta Medical Center. His passion for advanced endoscopic procedures and management of gastrointestinal cancers occurred during his fellowship at John H. Stroger Jr Hospital in Chicago. He returned to Atlanta in 2007 to join the gastroenterology department at Emory University.


Dr. Keilin has been published in a variety of academic journals including Gastrointestinal Intervention, Diagnostic Cytopathology, and The American Journal of Surgery.

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Dr. Keilin was awarded the "GI Attending of the Year" award at Emory University Hospital in 2012. He was recently selected as one of 20 gastroenterologists throughout the United States to participate in the GOLD (GI Organizational Leadership Development Program) by the ASGE.

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