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Jayme Tishon, MD

Jayme Tishon, MD

Gastroenterology Office
715 North Weber St
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Call to make an appointment
Phone: 1-719-473-6115


Our medical group has proudly served the Pikes Peak region for over 70 years!

Dr. Jayme Tishon joined Optum Digestive Disease Clinic in June 2020. She earned her medical degree from the George Washington University where she graduated with honors and was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, a medical honor society. She also completed both her internship and residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at GW as well. Dr. Tishon has 8 years of experience in the gastroenterology field and is passionate about helping patients live healthier lives Dr. Tishon’s clinical interest include acid peptic disorders, colon cancer prevention, inflammatory bowel disease, anorectal disorders such as hemorrhoids and incontinence, as well as women's issues in gastroenterology. Dr. Tishon is proficient in the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures of upper endoscopy (EGD), enteroscopy, colonoscopy, small bowel video capsule endoscopy, hemorrhoidal banding, as well as anorectal manometry. When not working, Dr. Tishon enjoys adventures in the outdoors with her 2 young children and husband including hiking, biking, and travelling. She is also a die hard Steeler fan, an avid knitter and a new sewist.

Education

2009 - 2012Gastroenterology FellowshipGeorge Washington School of MedicineWashington, DC
2006 - 2009Internal Medicine Residency George Washington School of MedicineWashington, DC
2009Doctorate of Medicine George Washington School of MedicineWashington, DC
2006Masters of Physical TherapyUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs, CT
1998Bachelors of ScienceUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs, CT

Experience

2020GastroenterologistOptum Colorado Springs, CO
2012 - 2020Associate GastroenterologistGastroenterology Associates of Fredericksburg Fredericksburg, VA

Professional Memberships

  • Member of American College of Gastroenterology 2009- present
  • Certified in Gastroenterology, The American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012-2022
  • Certified in Internal Medicine, The American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009-2019
  • Virginia State Medical Board, License #0101251992
  • Member of American College of Physicians 2006- 2012
  • Member of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2009-2012