A native of Pakistan, Dr. Ilyas received a combined bachelor of medicine and surgery from Allama Iqbal Medical College and University of Health Sciences in Lahore, Pakistan. He then completed internships in surgery and medicine, and for the next four years, underwent internal medicine training in Pakistan. His experience and qualifications served as the foundation for acquiring licensure privileges and pursuing membership of the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom.
After coming to the United States, Dr. Ilyas worked as a research assistant for the Liver Center at the University of California San Diego before starting his internship and residency in internal medicine at Hurley Medical Center/Michigan State University in Flint. While there, he received the Resident Investigator of the Year award, and also completed his master’s degree in clinical research design and statistical analysis from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.Read More
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 2014
Fellowship, Transplant Hepatology, 2011
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Master’s Degree, Clinical Research Design and Statistical Alysis, 2009
Hurley Medical Center/Michigan State University, Flint, Mich.
Resident Investigator of the Year 2008
Fellow American Gastroenterology Association 2023
Avid squash and billiards player
American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterology Association
American Association for Study of Liver Diseases
Interested in liver and gastrointestinal disease, luminal GI procedures, and colon cancer prevention.