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Colin Thomas Swales, MD


Connecticut GI, PC


Gastroenterology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty
Transplant Hepatology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Biliary Disease, Cholangiocarcinoma, End Stage Liver Disease, End Stage Pancreas Disease, Endoscopic Mucosal Resection, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Hemorrhoids, Hepatitis, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Hepatology, Liver Cancer, Liver Disease, Liver Tumors, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatitis, PH Probe Monitoring

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Dr. Swales is Assistant Medical Director of Transplant Services. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts School of Medicine in 2003 and, in 2006, completed his residency there in Internal Medicine. He is also fellowship-trained in Gastroenterology (2009 - the University of Massachusetts) and in Transplant Hepatology (2010 - Lahey Clinic). Dr. Swales has delivered numerous lectures, participated in several research studies and contributed to many medical publications.



Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts 2003 MD


  • University of Massachusetts 2006


  • University of Massachusetts 2009
  • Lahey Clinic Medical Center 2010

Faculty Appointments

University of CT School of Medicine, Clinical Instructor

Professional Organizations

American College of Gastroenterology

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

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