Elliot Morris, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist. He treats patients at Peak Gastroenterology Associates, which has six clinics located across Colorado, in Colorado Springs, Castle Rock, Salida, Denver, Woodland Park, and Parker. His areas of specialty include inflammatory bowel disease, endoscopic mucosal resection for screening and preventing colon cancer, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and therapeutic biliary endoscopy.
Dr. Morris went to an accelerated six-year biomedical program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, and Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. He graduated from the program magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Doctor of Medicine degree.
He completed his internship in internal medicine at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where he stayed to complete a residency in internal medicine as well. He finished his postgraduate training with a fellowship in gastroenterology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
Dr. Morris is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with a recognized subspecialty in gastroenterology. He’s also a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and a diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners.
Throughout his clinical career, Dr. Morris has held high posts at several respected hospitals worldwide. He’s held leadership positions at hospitals and clinics in Montana and Arizona and has worked as a gastroenterologist in Colorado, Hawaii, and New Zealand.
Outside of his clinical work, Dr. Morris has held numerous academic appointments, teaching at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington, the University of Montana in Missoula, Montana, and the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, Arizona.