Ivan Cubas, MD earned his degree in internal medicine at Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University and completed his internship and residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. He received his gastroenterology degree from Wayne State University/Providence Hospital and Medical Centers, Southfield, Michigan, and completed fellowships in advanced endoscopy and hepatology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School.

When recovering from surgery or an injury, prepare your home by placing often-used objects within easy reach, and keep a hard-backed chair in every room so you can sit while doing daily tasks.