John Poterucha, M.D., ’86, Gastroenterology

Dr. Poterucha

Dr. Poterucha practices gastroenterology and hepatology and liver transplantation; Mayo Clinic; Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School. He has published on multiple topics involving liver disease and liver transplantation. In 2008, Dr. Poterucha was named Distinguished Educator of the Mayo Foundation. He writes that he treasures the memories of time at SIU especially the interactions with Andrew Tucker, Tim Ferguson, Tom Troop, Gary Bodnarchuk, Perry Griffith, Steve Weston, and Keith Probst.