Dr. 史蒂文刚 是南大洋医疗中心(SOMC)的胃肠病学主任，在近25年的时间里，他将最新的技术和医学带到这里. As a member of the medical staff, he has severed as Chairman of the Pharmacy and helped develop the first integrative formulary in the state. 随后，他担任内科主任4年，最近在Meridian Health和SOMC的关键合并期间担任Meridian Health的医务人员总裁和董事会成员.
他的本科学历是康奈尔大学营养生物化学专业，在那里他有幸师从T. Colin Campbell PhD (“China Study” bestselling author). Dr. Koerner随后获得了堪萨斯城健康科学大学/骨科医学院的医学学位, MO before returning to NJ to complete his internship, 住院医生实习期 and fellowship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ. He was the Chief GI Fellow and performed research on the impact of GERD on 慢性阻塞性肺病. Dr. Koerner continues to be dual board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine.
Dr. Koerner has performed over 25,000 endoscopic procedures including 胃镜检查, 结肠镜检查, 内镜逆行胰胆管造影, and small bowel enteroscopy. He also performs 胶囊内窥镜 and hemorrhoidal banding. His interests include all facets of the digestive system including liver and pancreatic diseases. “I get the greatest joy in figuring out why a patient is ill, treating the root cause and then helping them return to health.”
In addition to his private practice, he is an active teacher of medical students and he also lectures throughout the state. Recent awards include nomination for Physician of the Year and the Robert S. 欧文,M.D. award for medical service. When not busy at work, Dr. Koerner enjoys spending time with his wife and their two daughters, 骑自行车, and furthering his education in plant-based 营养.