Jaime Oviedo, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Jaime Oviedo


Dr. Jaime Oviedo is a graduate of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Faculty of Medicine in Bogotá, Colombia. He has a special interest in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of peptic ulcer disease and GI bleeding. He also has extensive experience in the management of acute and chronic liver disease. Dr. Oviedo spent five years on staff at Boston Medical Center and remains an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center. In 2011, he was chosen to be the section coordinator for Gastrointestinal Training for MetroWest Medical Center’s Residency Program.

Other Positions

  • MetroWest Medical Center


  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, MD


  • Published on 7/1/2006

    Fix OK, Simon JT, Farraye FA, Oviedo JA, Pratt DS, Chen WT, Cave DR. Obscure gastrointestinal hemorrhage from mesenteric varices diagnosed by video capsule endoscopy. Dig Dis Sci. 2006 Jul; 51(7):1169-74. PMID: 16944004.

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  • Published on 5/19/2006

    Pratap A, Cerda SR, Varghese JC, Oviedo JA. Duodenal tuberculosis. Gastrointest Endosc. 2006 Oct; 64(4):648-9. PMID: 16996364.

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  • Published on 10/1/2005

    Oviedo JA, Schroy PC. Does celecoxib use increase the risk of cardiovascular events? Gastroenterology. 2005 Oct; 129(4):1348-50. PMID: 16230088.

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  • Published on 6/1/2005

    Yung K, Oviedo J, Farraye FA, Becker JM, Andrews CW, Lichtenstein D. Ampullary stenosis with biliary obstruction in duodenal Crohn's disease: a case report and review of the literature. Dig Dis Sci. 2005 Jun; 50(6):1118-21. PMID: 15986865.

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  • Published on 11/1/2003

    Oviedo JA, Wolfe MM. Gastroprotection by coxibs: what do the Celecoxib Long-Term Arthritis Safety Study and the Vioxx Gastrointestinal Outcomes Research Trial tell us? Rheum Dis Clin North Am. 2003 Nov; 29(4):769-88. PMID: 14603582.

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  • Published on 11/1/2003

    Fisher JC, Masiakos PT, Oviedo J, Burch M, Kondi ES, Wolfe MM, Becker JM. Gastric outlet obstruction as a consequence of a duodenal web masquerading as gastrinoma in an adult. Curr Surg. 2003 Nov-Dec; 60(6):602-6. PMID: 14972201.

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  • Published on 7/1/2003

    Oviedo JA, Barrison A, Lichtenstein DR. Endoscopic argon plasma coagulation for refractory postsphincterotomy bleeding: report of two cases. Gastrointest Endosc. 2003 Jul; 58(1):148-51. PMID: 12838247.

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  • Published on 6/1/2003

    Barrison AF, Smith C, Oviedo J, Heeren T, Schroy PC. Colorectal cancer screening and familial risk: a survey of internal medicine residents' knowledge and practice patterns. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Jun; 98(6):1410-6. PMID: 12818289.

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  • Published on 5/1/2003

    Sangha S, Oviedo JA. Over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of gastrointestinal symptoms. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 May; 98(5):1203-4; author reply 1204. PMID: 12809852.

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  • Published on 6/1/2002

    Oviedo J, Barrison A, Farraye FA. Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome. Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 Jun; 55(7):910. PMID: 12024150.

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