Jason A. Dominitz
Professor
Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
GI Section Chief, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
National Director, Veterans Health Administration Gastroenterology

Faculty Information

Biography

Jason Dominitz, M.D., is a board certified gastroenterologist, national director of Gastroenterology for the Veterans Health Administration, acting chief of Gastroenterology for the VA Puget Sound and a UW professor of Gastroenterology and Medicine.

Dr. Dominitz feels his role is to diagnose the cause of his patients’ symptoms, then offer and deliver the best available treatments to help improve their quality of life. He values taking time to explain diagnosis and treatment options.

Dr. Dominitz earned his M.D. from the University of Maryland. He has published more than 80 peer-reviewed publications and dozens of guidelines on the clinical practice of Gastroenterology. He is former chair of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy’s Standards of Practice Committee, a member of the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer and senior associate editor of the American Journal of Gastroenterology.

Board Certifications:

  • Gastroenterology, 1997, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
Fellowship
Durham Veteran's Medical Center
Fellowship in Gastroenterology
Duke University Medical Center
Master
Duke University Medical School
1996
Residency in Internal Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Internship in Internal Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Medical Education
University of Maryland School of Medicine
1991
Research & Clinical Interests
Clinical Interests: 
  • Gastroenterology (Digestive)
Publications
Publications: 
Medina-Prado L, Hassan C, Dekker E, Bisschops R, Alfieri S, Bhandari P, Bourke MJ, Bravo R, Bustamante-Balen M, Dominitz J, Ferlitsch M, Fockens P, van Leerdam M, Lieberman D, Herráiz M, Kahi C, Kaminski M, Matsuda T, Moss A, Pellisé M, Pohl H, Rees C, Rex DK, Romero-Simó M, Rutter MD, Sharma P, Shaukat A, Thomas-Gibson S, Valori R, Jover R. When and how to use endoscopic tattooing in the colon: in international delphi agreement. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2021; in press. PMID 33493699
 
Eastment MC, Berry K, Locke E, Green P, O’Hare A, Crothers K, Dominitz J, Fan VS, Shah JA, Ioannou GN. Body mass index (BMI) and outcomes of SARS-CoV-2 among US veterans. Obesity. 2020 in press. PMID 33336934.
 
Ioannou GN, Liang PS, Locke E, Green P, Berry K, O'Hare AM, Shah JA, Crothers K, Eastment MC, Fan VS, Dominitz JA. Cirrhosis and SARS-CoV-2 infection in US Veterans: risk of infection, hospitalization, ventilation and mortality. Hepatology 2020. in press PMID 33219546.
 
Fan VS, Dominitz JA, Eastment MC, Locke E, Green P, Berry K, O’Hare Am, Shah JA, Crothers K, Ioannou GN. Risk factors for testing positive for SARS-Co-V-2 in a national US healthcare system. Clinical Infectious Disease 2020, in press. PMID 33105485.
 
Rogal SS, Yakovchenko V, Morgan T, Bajaj JS, Gonzalez R, Park A, Beste L, Miech EJ, Lamorte C, Neely B, Gibson S, Malone PS, Chartier M, Taddei T, Garcia-Tsao G, Powell BJ, Dominitz JA, Ross D, Chinman MJ. Getting to implementation: a protocol for a Hybrid III stepped wedge cluster randomized evaluation of using data-driven implementation strategies to improve cirrhosis care for Veterans. Implementation Science 2020,15(1):92. PMID 33087156.
 
Gawron AJ, Yao Y, Gupta S, Cole G, Whooley MA, Dominitz JA, Kaltenbach T. Simplifying measurement of adenoma detection rates for colonoscopy. Dig Dis Sci. 2020, Oct 8. doi: 10.1007/s10620-020-06627-2, in press. PMID 33029706
 
Dekker E, Chiu HM, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I; Expert Working Group on COVID-19 of the WEO Colorectal Cancer Screening Committee, Caro LE, Dominitz JA, Halloran S, Hassan C, Ismael J, Jover R, Kaminski MF, Kortlever T, Kuipers EJ, Levin TR, Matsuda T, Mlakar DN, Oliveira LAR, Parry S, Rabeneck L, Rutter M, Sáenz R, Senore C, Young GP, Zhang N. Colorectal cancer screening in the COVID-19 era. Gastroenterology. 2020 Sep 20:S0016-5085(20)35169-6. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2020.09.018. in press. PMID: 32966824
 
Ioannou GN, Locke E, Green P, Berry K, O'Hare AM, Shah JA, Crothers K, Eastment MC, Dominitz JA, Fan VS. Risk Factors for Hospitalization, Mechanical Ventilation, or Death Among 10 131 US Veterans With SARS-CoV-2 Infection. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Sep 1;3(9):e2022310. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.22310. PMID: 32965502
 
Gawron AJ, Kaltenbach T, Dominitz JA. The Impact of the Coronavirus Disease-19 Pandemic on Access to Endoscopy Procedures in the VA Healthcare System. Gastroenterology. 2020 Jul 22;159(4):1216-1220.e1. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2020.07.033. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32710908
Gupta S, Coronado GD, Argenbright K, Brenner AT, Castañeda SF, Dominitz JA, Green B, Issaka RB, Levin TR, Reuland DS, Richardson LC, Robertson DJ, Singal AG, Pignone M. Mailed Fecal Immunochemical Test Outreach for Colorectal Cancer Screening: Summary of a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention–Sponsored Summit. CA Cancer J Clin.2020, Jun 25. doi: 10.3322/caac.21615. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32583884
 
Dossa F, Dubé C, Tinmouth J, Sorvari A, Rabeneck L, McCurdy BR, Dominitz JA, Baxter NN. Practice recommendations for the use of sedation in routine hospital-based colonoscopy.
BMJ Open Gastroenterol. 2020 Feb 16;7(1):e000348. doi: 10.1136/bmjgast-2019-000348. eCollection 2020. PMID:32128226
Beste LA, Ioannou GN, Chang MF, Forsberg CW, Korpak AM, Sporleder JL, Smith NL, Maynard C, Chartier M, Dominitz JA. Cooperative Study Group #488. Prevalence of hepatitis B virus exposure in the Veterans Health Administration and association with military-related risk factors. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2019.07.056. PMID 31394284.
 
Gausman V, Quarta G, Lee MH, Chtourmine N, Ganotisi C, Nanton-Gonzalez F, Ng CL, Jun J, Perez L, Dominitz JA, Sherman SE, Poles MA, Liang PS. A theory-based educational pamphlet with low-residue diet improves colonoscopy attendance and bowel preparation quality. J Clin Gastroenterol 2018;doi:10.1097/MCG. 0000000000001151.
 
Teng BJ, Song SH, Svircev JN, Dominitz JA, Burns SP. Colorectal cancer screening in patients with spinal cord injury yields similar results to the general population with an effective bowel preparation: a retrospective chart audit. Spinal Cord. 2018;56(3):226-231.doi: 10.1038/s41393-017-0025-3.
 
Gawron AJ, Lawrence P, Millar MM, Dominitz JA, Gupta S, Whooley M, Kaltenbach T. A nationwide survey and needs assessment of colonoscopy quality assurance programs in the VA. Federal Practitioner. 2018;35(3):26-32
 
Adams MA, Prenovost KM, Dominitz JA, Holleman RG, Kerr EA, Krein Sl, Saini SD, Rubenstein JH. Predictors of use of monitored anesthesia care for outpatient gastrointestinal endoscopy in a capitated payment system. Gastroenterology 2017 Dec;153(6):1496-1503.e1. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2017.08.030.
 
Rubenstein JH, Pohl H, Adams MA, Kerr E, Holleman R, Vijan S, Dominitz JA, Inadomi JM, Provenzale D, Francis J, Saini SD. Overuse of repeat upper endoscopy in the Veterans Health Administration: a retrospective analysis. Am J Gastroenterol 2017 Nov;112(11):1678-1685. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2017.192.
 
Song SH, Svircev JN, Teng BJ, Dominitz JA, Burns SP. A safe and effective multi-day colonoscopy bowel preparation for individuals with spinal cord injuries. J Spinal Cord Med. 2017 Apr 1:1-8. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2016.1258968.
 
Funk LM, Gunnar W, Dominitz JA, Eisenberg D, Frayne S, Maggard-Gibbons M, Kalarchian MA, Livingston E, Sanchez V, Smith BR, Weidenbacher H, Maciejewski ML A health services research agenda for bariatric surgery within the Veterans Health Administration. J Gen Intern Med. 2017;32(Suppl 1):65-69.
Adams MA, Prenovost KM, Dominitz JA, Kerr EA, Krein SL, Saini SD, Rubenstein JH. National trends in use of monitored anesthesia care for outpatient gastrointestinal endoscopy in the Veterans Health Administration. JAMA Intern Med 2017;177(3):436-438. PMID 28114670.
 
Beste LA, Glorioso TJ, Ho PM, Au DH, Kirsh SR, Todd-Stenberg J, Chang MF, Dominitz JA, Baron AE, Ross D. Telemedicine specialty support promotes hepatitis C treatment by primary care providers in the Department of Veterans Affairs. Am J Med 2016;130(4):432-438. pii: S0002-9343(16)31227-X. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.11.019
 
Moon AM, Dominitz JA, Ioannou GN, Lowy E, Beste L. Use of antibiotics among patients with cirrhosis and upper gastrointestinal bleeding is associated with reduced mortality. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2016; 14(11):1629-1637.
 
Meester RG, Zauber AG, Doubeni CA, Jensen CD, Quinn VP, Helfand M, Dominitz JA, Levin TR, Corley DA, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I. Consequences of increasing time to colonoscopy examination following positive result from fecal colorectal cancer screening test. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2016; 14(10):1445-1451.
 
Ryono RA, Schirmer PL, Lucero-Obusan C, Oda G, Dominitz JA, Holodniy. Epidemiologic review of carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE) and duodenoscopes and endoscopic ultrasonograhy in the Department of Veterans Affairs. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology 2016 Mar 8:1-3.
 
Saini SD, Powell AA, Dominitz JA, Fisher DA, Francis J, Kinsinger L, Pittman KS, Schoenfeld P, Moser SE, Vijan S, Kerr EA. Developing and testing an electronic measure of screening colonoscopy overuse in a large integrated healthcare system. J Gen Intern Med. 2016;31 Suppl 1:53-60.
 
Kaz AM, Anwar A, O’Neill DR, Dominitz JA. Use of a novel polyp “ruler snare” improves estimation of colon polyp size. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2016;83(4):812-6.
 
Beste LA, Leipertz SL, Green PK, Dominitz JA, Ross D, Ioannou GN. Trends in the burden of cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma by underlying liver disease in US Veterans from 2001-2013. Gastroenterology 2015. 10.1053/j.gastro.2015.07.056
 
Imler TD, Morea J, Kahi C, Cardwell J, Johnson CS, Xu H, Ahnen D, Antaki F, Ashley C, Baffy G, Cho I, Dominitz J, Hou J, Korsten M, Nagar A, Promrat K, Robertson D, Saini S, Shergill A, Smalley W, Imperiale TF. Multi-Center Colonoscopy Quality Measurement Utilizing Natural Language Processing. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Mar 10. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.51
 
Beste LA, Ioannou GN, Yang Y, Chang MF, Ross D, Dominitz JA. Improved surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma with a primary care-oriented clinical reminder. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2015;13(1):172-9. PMID 24813175.
 
Ko CW, Dominitz JA, Nederilak M, Polissar N, Green P, Kreuter W, Baldwin LM. Determination of colonoscopy indication from administrative claims data. Medical Care 2014;52(4):e21-e29.
 
Kanwal F, Hoang T, Chrusciel T, Kramer JR, El-Serag HB, Durfee J, Dominitz JA, Yano EM, Asch SM. Association between facility characteristics and the process of care delivered to patients with hepatitis C virus infection. Digestive Diseases and Science 2014;59(2):273-81.
 
Kanwal F, Hoang T, Chrusciel T, Kramer J, El-Serag H, Dominitz J, Asch SM. Process of care for HCV infection is linked to treatment outcome and virologic response. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012;10(11):1270-1277.
 
Kanwal F, Hoang T, Kramer J, Chrusciel T, El-Serag H, Dominitz JA, Asch SM. The performance of process measures in hepatitis C. American Journal of Gastroenterology 2012; 107(10):1512-21.
 
Lin OS, Kozarek RA, Gluck M, Jiranek GC, Koch J, Kowdley KV, Irani S, Nguyen M, Dominitz JA. Preference for colonoscopy versus computerized tomographic colonography: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. J General Internal Medicine 2012;27(10):1349-60.
 
Etzel J, Larson MF, Anawalt BD, Dominitz JA. Predictors of bone density testing and assessment of guideline performance in inflammatory bowel disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 2011;17(10):2122-9.
 
Lai KK, Jin M, Yuan S, Larson MF, Dominitz JA, Bankson DD. Improved reflexive testing algorithm for hepatitis C infection utilizing signal-to-cutoff ratios of a hepatitis C virus antibody assay. Clinical Chemistry 2011;57(7)1050-6.
 
Ko CW, Dominitz JA, Green P, Kreuter W, Baldwin LM. Utilization and predictors of early repeat colonoscopy in Medicare beneficiaries: American Journal of Gastroenterology 2010;105(12):2670-9.
Ko CW, Dominitz JA, Green P, Kreuter W, Baldwin LM. Accuracy of Medicare claims for identifying findings and procedures performed during colonoscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2010;73(3):447-53.
 
Beste LA, Ioannou GA, Larson M, Chapko M, Dominitz JA. Predictors of early discontinuation of antiviral therapy for genotype 1 hepatitis C virus and implications for viral eradication. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2010;8:972-8.
 
Fletcher RH, Nadel MR, Allen JI, Dominitz JA, Faigel DO, Johnson DA, Lane DS, Lieberman D, Pope JB, Potter MB, Robin DP, Schroy PC, Smith RA. The quality of colonoscopy services. Responsibilities of referring clinicians. A consensus statement of the Quality Assurance Task Group, National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2010;25:1230-4.
 
Kanwal F, Kramer J, Asch SM, El-Serag H, Spiegel BM, Edmundowicz S, Sanyal AJ, Dominitz JA, McQuaid KR, Martin P, Keeffe EB, Friedman LS, Ho SB, Durazo F, Bacon BR. An explicit quality indicator set for measurement of quality of care in patients with cirrhosis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2010;8:709-717.
 
Lin OS, Kozarek RA, Arai A, Gluck M, Jiranek GC, Kowdley KV, McCormick SE, Schembre DB, Soon M-S, Dominitz JA. The effect of periodic monitoring and feedback on screening colonoscopy withdrawal times, polyp detection rates, and patient satisfaction scores. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2010;71:1253-9.
 
Ko CW, Dominitz JA, Green P, Kreuter W, Baldwin LM. Specialty differences in polyp detection, removal and biopsy during colonoscopy. American J Med 2010;123:528-35.
 
Chapko MK, Yee HS, Monto A, Dominitz JA. Cost-effectiveness of hepatitis A vaccination for individuals with chronic hepatitis C. Vaccine 2010;28:1726-31.
 
Larson MF, Ko CW, Dominitz JA. Effectiveness of a provider reminder on fecal occult blood test follow-up. Digestive Diseases and Science 2009;54:1991-1996.
 
Beste LA, Straits-Troster K, Zickmund S, Larson M, Chapko M, Dominitz JA. Specialty care and education associated with greater disease-specific knowledge but not satisfaction with care for chronic hepatitis C. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2009;30(3):275-82.
 
Garcia-Tsao G, Lim J; Members of Veterans Affairs Hepatitis C Resource Center Program, Monto A, Yee H, Durfee J, Dieperink E, Dominitz J, Ross D, Valdiserri R. Management and treatment of patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension: recommendations from the Department of Veterans Affairs Hepatitis C Resource Center Program and the National Hepatitis C Program. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Jul;104(7):1802-29.
 
Seibel EJ, Brentnall TA, Dominitz JA. New endoscopic and cytologic tools for cancer surveillance in the digestive tract. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2009 Apr;19(2):299-307.
 
Seibel EJ, Melville CD, Lung JKC, Babchanik AP, Lee CM, Johnston RS, Dominitz JA. Swallowable capsule with air channel for improved image-guided cancer detection in the esophagus. Medical Imaging 2009: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Modeling. Edited by Michael I. Miga and Kenneth H. Wong. Proc. Of SPIE Vol 7261. 72611C-1-72611C-7.
 
Seibel EJ, Brown CM, Dominitz JA, Kimmey MB. Scanning single fiber endoscopy: a new platform technology for integrated laser imaging, diagnosis and future therapies. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North American 2008;18(3):467-478.
 
Billingsley KG, Morris AM, Green P, Dominitz JA, Matthews B, Dobie SA, Barlow W, Baldwin LM. Does surgeon case volume influence non-fatal adverse outcomes following rectal cancer resection? Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2008;206(6):1167-77.
 
Rousseau CM, Ioannou GN, Todd-Stenberg JA, Sloan KL, Larson M, Fosberg CW, Dominitz JA. Racial differences in the evaluation and treatment of hepatitis C in veterans: a retrospective cohort study. American Journal of Public Health 2008;98(5):846-52
 
Seibel EJ, Carroll RE, Dominitz JA, Johnston RS, Melville CD, Lee CM, Seitz SM, Kimmey MD. Tethered capsule endoscopy, a low-cost and high-performance alternative technology for the screening of esophageal cancer and Barrett’s esophagus. IEEE Transactions on BioMedical Engineering 2008;55(3):1032-1042.
 
Kanwal F, Hoang T, Spiegel BM, Eisen S, Dominitz J, Gifford A, Goetz M, Asch SM. Predictors of treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection – role of patient versus non-patient factors. Hepatology 2007;46(6):1741-1749.
 
Dalrymple LS, Koepsell T, Sampson J, Louie T, Dominitz JA, Young B, Kestenbaum B. Hepatitis C virus infection and the prevalence of renal insufficiency. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2007;2(4):715-21.
 
Imperiale TF, Dominitz JA, Provenzale DT, Boes LP, Bowers JC, Rose CM, Musick BS, Azzouz F, Perkins SM. Predicting poor outcome from acute upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Archives of Internal Medicine 2007;167(12):1291-6.
Billingsley KG, Morris AM, Dominitz JA, Matthews B, Dobie S, Barlow W, Wright GE, Baldwin LM. Surgeon and hospital characteristics as predictors of major adverse outcomes following colon cancer surgery: understanding the volume-outcome relationship. Archives of Surgery, 2007;142:23-31.
 
Morris AM, Baldwin L, Matthews B, Dominitz JA, Barlow WE, Dobie SA, Billingsley KG. Reoperation as a quality indicator in colorectal surgery: a population-based analysis. Annals of Surgery, 2007;245(1):73-79.
 
Lin OS, Kozarek RA, Cantone N, Soon M-S, Dominitz JA. Risk stratification for advanced colonic neoplasia: a screening strategy using colonoscopy and computerized tomographic colonography. Gastroenterology 2006;131(4):1011-9.
 
Chapko MK, Dominitz JA. Cost-effectiveness of growth factors during hepatitis C antiviral therapy. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 2006;24(7):1067-77.
 
Dobie S, Baldwin LM, Dominitz J, Matthews B, Billingsley K, Barlow W. Completion of therapy by Medicare patients with stage III colon cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 2006;98(9)610-9.
 
Dominitz JA, DiRe CA, Billingsley KG, Todd-Stenberg JA. Complications and antireflux medication use following antireflux surgery in the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 1990-2001. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2006;4(3):299-305.
 
Larrain A, Hudson M, Dominitz JA, Pope II CE. Treatment of Severe Snoring with a Combination of Pseudoephedrine sulfate and Domperidone. J Clin Sleep Med 2006;2:21-25.
 
Baldwin LM, Dobie S, Billingsley K, Cai Y, Wright G, Dominitz J, Barlow W, Warren J, Taplin S. Explaining black-white differences in receipt of recommended colon cancer treatment. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2005;97(16):1211-20.
 
Tien PC, Wright Tl, Rigsby M, Burgess J, Davey V, Raab C, Deyton LR, Ho SB, Garcia-Tsao G, Dominitz J, Lampiris H, Jensen P, Currie S. Management and treatment of hepatitis C virus infection in HIV-infected adults: recommendations from the Veterans Affairs Hepatitis C Resource Center Program and National Hepatitis C Program Office. Am J Gastroenterol 2005;100:1-17.
 
Rudolph RE, Dominitz JA, Lampe JW, Levy L, Qu P, Li S, Lampe PD, Bronner MP, Potter JD. Risk factors for colorectal cancer in relation to number and size of aberrant crypt foci in humans. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2005;14(3):605-8.
 
Chapko MK, Dominitz JA, Davison J, Bankson DD, Dufour RD, Rigsby M. Cost-effectiveness of testing strategies for chronic hepatitis C. American J Gastroenterology 2005;100(3):607-15.
 
Ioannou GN, Weiss NS, Boyko EJ, Kowdley KV, Kahn SE, Carithers RL, Tsai EC, Dominitz JA. Is central obesity associated with cirrhosis-related death or hospitalization? a population-based, cohort study. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2005;3(1)67-74.
 
7Dominitz JA, Boyko EJ, Koepsell TD, Heagerty PJ, Maynard C, Sporleder JL, VA Cooperative Study Group 488. Elevated prevalence of hepatitis C infection in users of United States Veterans Medical Centers. Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group 488. Hepatology 2005;41(1):88-96.
 
Loftis JM, Socherman RE, Howell CD, Whitehead AT, Hill JA, Dominitz JA, Hauser P. Association of Interferon-α-Induced Depression and Improved Treatment Response in Patients with Hepatitis C. Neuroscience Letters 2004;365(2):87-91.
 
Ioannou GN, Dominitz JA, Weiss NS, Heagerty PJ, Kowdley KV. The effect of alcohol consumption on the prevalence of iron overload, iron deficiency, and iron deficiency anemia. Gastroenterology 2004;126:1293-301.
 
Sloan KL, Straits-Tröster KA, Dominitz JA, Kivlahan DR. Hepatitis C tested prevalence and comorbidities among veterans in the U.S. northwest. J Clinical Gastroenterology 2004;38:279-84.
 
Ioannou GN, Weiss NS, Kowdley KV, Dominitz JA. Is obesity a risk factor for cirrhosis related death or hospitalization? A population-based cohort study. Gastroenterology 2003;125(4):1053-9.
 
Wright TL, Yee H, Rigsby M, Burgess J, Davey V, Raab C, Deyton LR, Ho SB, Garcia-Tsao G, Dominitz JA et al. VA treatment recommendations (version 5.0): Patients with chronic hepatitis C. Federal Practitioner 2003;20:supplement 5.
 
Ioannou GN, Chapko MK, Dominitz JA. Predictors of colorectal cancer screening participation in the United States. American Journal of Gastroenterology 2003;98(9):2082-91.
 
Straits-Tröster KA, Sloan KL, Dominitz JA. Psychiatric and substance use disorder comorbidity with hepatitis C. Psychiatric Annals 2003;33(6), 362-6.
 
Ioannou GN, Dominitz JA, Weiss NS, Heagerty PJ, Kowdley KV. Racial differences in the relationship between hepatitis C infection and iron stores. Hepatology 2003, Apr;37(4):795-801.
 
Hsu F, Starkebaum G, Boyko EJ, Dominitz JA. Prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis and hepatitis C in those age 60 and older in a US population based study. J Rheumatol 2003;30(3):455-8.
 
Selinger RRE, Norman S, Dominitz JA. Failure of health care professionals to accurately interpret fecal occult blood tests. Am J Med 2003;114:64-7.
 
 Felker B, Sloan K, Barnes R, Dominitz JA. The safety of valproic acid use in patients with hepatitis C infection. Am J Psychiatry 2003;160(1):174-8.
 
Dominitz JA, Young JCC, Boyko EJ. Outcomes of infants born to mothers with inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based cohort study. Am. J Gastroenterol 2002;97:641-648.
 
Dominitz JA, Maynard C, Billingsley KG, Boyko EJ. Race, treatment and survival of veterans with cancer of the distal esophagus and gastric cardia. Med Care 2002 Jan;40(1 Supp):14-26.
 
Smith S, Wallner K, Dominitz JA, Han B, True L, Sutlief S, Billingsley K. Argon plasma coagulation for rectal bleeding following prostate brachytherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2001;51:636-42.
 
Howard A, Wallner K, Han B, Dominitz J, Schneider B, Sutlief S, Blasko J, Downey J, Billingsley K. Clinical course and dosimetry of rectal fistulas after prostate brachytherapy. J of Brachytherapy International 2001; 17:37-42.
 
Nietsch H, Dominitz JA. Post-Polypectomy Hemorrhage in Von Willebrand Disease. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2001;54:531-33.
 
Kao LS, Teicher HL, Kearney DJ, Nguyen T, Dominitz J. Modification of a latex glove for the safe endoscopic removal of a sharp gastric foreign body. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2000;52:127-9.
 
Crawley JA, Kleinman L, Dominitz J. User preferences for computer administration of quality of life instruments. Drug Information Journal, 2000; 34:137-144.
 
Thompson NJ, Boyko EJ, Dominitz JA, Belcher DW, Chesebro BB, Stephens LM, Chapko MK. A randomized controlled trial of a clinic-based support staff intervention to increase the rate of fecal occult blood test ordering. Preventive Medicine, 2000; 30:244-251.
 
Moonka R, Stiens SA, Resnick WJ, McDonald JM, Eubank WB, Dominitz JA, Stelzner M. The prevalence and natural history of gallstones in a spinal cord injured population. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 1999;189:274-81.
 
Dominitz JA, Provenzale D. Prevalence of dyspepsia, heartburn, and reported peptic ulcer disease in the veteran population. Am J Gastroenterol 1999;94:2086-2093.
 
Dominitz JA, Landsman P, Samsa G, Provenzale D. Race, treatment, and survival among colorectal carcinoma patients in an equal-access medical system. Cancer 1998;82:2312-20.
 
Hunt CM, Carmago CA Jr, Dominitz JA, Bute BP, Clavien PM. Effect of postoperative complications on health status and employment following orthotopic liver transplantation. Clinical Transplantation 1998;12:99-103.
 
Hunt CM, Dominitz JA, Philips Bute B, Waters B, Williams DM. Effect of interferon-alpha treatment of chronic hepatitis C on health-related quality of life. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 1997;42:2482-6.
 
Dominitz JA, Provenzale D. Patient preferences and quality of life associated with colorectal cancer screening. Am J of Gastroenterol 1997;92:2171-8.
 
Foltin RW, Brady JV, Fischman MW, Emurian CS, Dominitz J. Effects of smoked marijuana on social interaction in small groups. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 1987;20:87-93.
 
Landauer MR, Davis HD, Dominitz JA, Weiss JF. Dose and time relationships of the radioprotector WR-2721 on locomotor activity in mice. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior 1987;27:573-6.