KR Byju, MD

University Gastro

2401 University Pkwy, Suite 202
Sarasota, FL 34243
Phone: (941) 360-2579
Fax: (941) 360-2580

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Personal Information

Dr. Byju is a board-certified gastroenterologist with 20+ years of experience. He practices in Sarasota, with a satellite office in Manatee. Dr. Byju specializes in diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract, which include all areas of the stomach and bowel, as well as motility disorders and liver diseases. Dr. Byju has admitting privileges to all three area hospitals and performs colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures as his state-of-the-art surgery center in Sarasota.


  • HCA Florida Sarasota Doctors Hospital
  • Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

Medical Society Memberships

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Degrees

  • Gastroenterology Fellowship: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Residency: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Internship in Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology: University of Kerala
  • Internship in Medicine, Surgery: Trivandrum Medical College, Kerala, India
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery: University of Kerala

Awards and Recognitions

  • National Merit Scholarship recipient from the Government of India 1984-1989; 1980-1982.

Medical Society Memberships

  • Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Sarasota County Medical Society


  • Author: Gastrointestinal changes in Aging. Chapters on Hiatus Hernia, Diverticulosis, Acute Ischemic Colitis and Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Encyclopedia of Elder Care, Springer Publishing Company, New York Published 2000.