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Professional Profile: K. Mark Payne, M.D.

K. Mark Payne, M.D., is the Director of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and a Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).   He is also the Director of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Co-Director of the Digestive Disease Service Line.

Dr. Payne is a member of several organizations, including the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  His clinical interests include advanced endoscopy, pancreatobiliary endoscopy, and clinical service management and administration.

Dr. Payne earned his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.  He completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine and a Fellowship in Gastroenterology, also at the University of Kansas. He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.