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Northern Light Gastroenterology welcomes new physician

Date: 08/12/2020

Janese Laster, MD has returned to Northern Light Gastroenterology following the completion of aJanese Laster, MD fellowship in bariatric endoscopy at HM University Sanchinarro Hospital in Madrid. Dr. Laster received her undergraduate degree in psychology/pre-medicine from Spelman College in Atlanta and medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston.  She completed both her residency in Internal medicine and fellowship in gastroenterology at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. She then completed the Nestle Clinical Nutrition fellowship as well.  

She is quadruple board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Obesity medicine, and is a physician nutrition specialist.

Dr. Laster specializes in nutrition, obesity medicine, and bariatric endoscopy and looks forward to using these experiences to bring care to Bangor and the surrounding rural areas of Maine.

To reach Dr. Laster, patients should speak with their primary care physician (PCP) and request a referral to Northern Light Gastroenterology at 207.973.4266.