Dr. Brenda Hoffman is a professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical University of South Carolina. She received her M.D. degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in 1983 and completed her gastroenterology fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina in 1989. She is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. Dr. Hoffman is the chief of the Digestive Health Integrated Center of Clinical Excellence.
Dr. Hoffman is a member of several organizations, including the American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American College of Gastroenterology, American College of Physicians, American Endosonography Club, Charleston Medical Society, Southern Medical Association, and the South Carolina Gastroenterology Association. Additionally, Dr. Hoffman has received numerous honors, including the Faculty Excellence Award, Top 20 Female Physicians -- Southern Woman to Woman, Who’s Who/Physicians of the Southeast, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Audio/Visual Award, America’s Top Doctors, and Best Doctors.
Dr. Hoffman’s clinical interests are endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic submucosal dissection, endoscopic mucosal resection, ablative therapy for Barrett's esophagus, capsule endoscopy, laser therapy and therapeutic endoscopy. Her clinical research interests are in endoscopic intervention and prevention and control.