Dr. Brian Hudes started his career in medicine with the intention of taking care of patients in a global fashion. With a goal to provide care like an old style country doctor who knows and treats patients and their families throughout their entire life. He began his studies and became a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Tel Aviv University’s Sackler School of Medicine American Program. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. As a resident, he worked extensively with the liver transplant service. An experience that developed Dr. Hudes’ intellectual curiosity to pursue further graduate level training in a liver disease fellowship and then a gastroenterology fellowship at the Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia. After completing his training he became board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
He is proficient in clinical internal medicine, hepatology and gastroenterology. He is known for his skills in endoscopy, colonoscopy, endoscopic retrograde pancreatography, esophageal manometry and liver biopsy. His training also included learning to perform and interpret ultrasound imaging of the liver and biliary tract. Dr. Hudes began his career as new treatments for Chronic Hepatitis C were first discovered and continued throughout the evolution of the treatment and finally the ability to cure patients of Hepatitis C. As a hepatologist he became involved with treatment of low testosterone and insulin resistance, as well as, nutritional evaluation and treatment. Even as he had become more specialized, he found his way back to caring for and managing patients healthcare beyond his specialty interest to include all the patients’ medical issues. His dedication to his patients and his practice has been recognized by being awarded the People’s choice gastroenterology practice in 2013 by Appen newspapers and as Best Self’s Best Gastroenterologist in 2015 in the Atlanta metro area.
Dr. Hudes exhibits a very entrepreneurial spirit. In addition to founding Advanced Gastroenterology Associates, Johns Creek Anesthesia and Hudes Endoscopy Center (2015 AAAHC accredited endoscopic ambulatory surgery center), Dr. Hudes was a founding member of the Johns Creek Healthcare Association and is owner of a new car dealership, Alex Luxury and Classic Cars. He was also the founding President of Gesher L’ Torah Synagogue in Alpharetta, Ga. He has contributed to several medical and consumer publications on the topics of gastroenterology, hepatitis C, colonoscopy and other health-related issues. Dr. Hudes is currently board certified in gastroenterology and participating in maintenance of certification in internal medicine and gastroenterology.
He is currently accepting new patients 16 years and older in his Concierge Internal Medicine practice.