Associate Professor After graduation from St Johns Medical College in 1987, he went to the UK and worked in post graduate training jobs from Senior House Officer to Registrar. In 1993 he moved to the United States. After residency and fellowships, he joined the University of South Alabama in 2004. He has been at the University of Arkansas since 2007.
Medical school: St Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India
Residency: University of Connecticut, Farmington, Connecticut
Fellowship: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
EUS Fellowship: University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
Internal medicine 2006; Gastroenterology 2009
AGA, ASGE, AGA
Intrapancreatic accessory spleen: investigative dilemmas and role of EUS guided FNA for diagnostic confirmation. Rego RF et al. JOP. 2011 Nov 10; 12(6):603-606.
Extensive Extramedullary Disease Involving the Colon in Multiple Myeloma: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Rego RF; et al. J Gastrointestinal cancer 2010. Aug 12
Ampullary Metastasis from Breast Cancer: An Unusual Finding. Rego, R.; Atiq, M.; Velchala, N.; Nevin, D.; McElreath, D.; McKnight, W.; Aduli, F. Endoscopy; S 02, 2009 (UCTN)
Ampullary Carcinoid: Diagnostic challenges and update on management. S Krishna, L Lamps, R Rego. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2010 Volume 8 Issue 1. Pages e5-e6.
Direct pancreatoscopy with an ultrathin forward-viewing endoscope in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas (with video). S Krishna, D Mcelreath, R Rego. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2009 Vol 7 Issue 12 Pages e75-e76.
In patients referred for investigation because computed tomography suggests thickened gastric folds, endoscopic ultrasound is superfluous if gastroscopy is normal. E. Lam, R Rego, P Sarto, Chua TS, G Raymond, A Sahai. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2007;102:1200-1203.
Extraintestinal applications of Endoscopic Ultrasound. Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2006 2;261-270.
Epidemiology and Molecular Epidemiology of Cholangiocarcinoma and Gallbladder Carcinoma. Chapter 34 in the textbook titled Gastrointestinal Oncology (.Oxford University Press. Chief editor: James Abbruzzese M.D.) Published Oct 2003.