Viktor Eysselein, M.D.

Viktor Ernst Eysselein, M.D.

Dr. Eysselein was raised in Germany and received his M.D. from the University of Wuerzburg (Germany). He completed his residency and fellowship in GI/Hepatology at the University of Essen, Germany. After finishing his training, he joined the Division of Gastroenterology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He took over as Chief of the Division in 1991. He was the first to develop Endosonography (EUS) in the Los Angeles area for the diagnosis and staging of gastrointestinal tumors and cancers. Dr. Eysselein has a strong interest in biliary and pancreatic diseases as well as tumors (diagnosis, staging and endoscopic interventions) of the gastrointestinal tract. His personal interests include sailing, tennis, and traveling with his family.