Dr. Houshang Makipour and Dr. Kian Makipour are board certified physicians in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

Dr. Houshang Makipour has been chosen as a Northern Virginia Top Doctor in 2013 and 2014.

We take great pride in being the physician that can serve your many needs. Gastroenterology involves the study of the digestive tract, the pancreas, and the liver. The digestive tract includes the esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small intestine, and the colon. A gastroenterologist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and management of many conditions including:

Heartburn, 
regurgitation, 
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), 
nausea/vomiting, 
difficulty swallowing, 
abdominal pain, 
bloating,
ulcer disease,
Helicobacter pylori,
Celiac disease,
gluten intolerance,
Colorectal cancer screening and surveillance, 
GI bleeding of unknown cause,
rectal bleeding,
vomiting blood,
inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis), 
acute and chronic diarrhea, 
infectious diarrhea, 
microscopic colitis, 
constipation, 
colonic inertia, 
fecal incontinence, 
dyssynergic defecation, 
hemorrhoids,  
irritable bowel syndrome (IBS),
Hepatitis (alcohol, NASH, viral, autoimmune), 
cirrhosis, 
fatty liver, 
pancreatitis, 
pancreatic cyst,
GIST,
diagnosis of pancreatic cancer,
gallbladder disease, 
gallstones, 
bile duct stones.









Northern Virginia Endoscopy Center is certified by the AAAHC utilizing the latest in advanced technology.

Our office hours are:

Monday8 AM to 4:30 PM
Tuesday7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Wednesday8 AM to 4:30 PM
Thursday7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Friday8 AM to 4:30 PM








Our Staff can be reached at 703-580-7433 to answer any of your questions.
We will be glad to be your physician of choice.

We participate with most insurances.



Houshang Makipour MD, AGAF
Kian Makipour MD, MS