Kert G. Zijlstra, MD, FACP. ,
Folkert G. Zijlstra, MD, FACP, joined Lutheran Medical Group in September 2010 after practicing with Indiana Medical Associates since 2002. Prior to that, he was a member of GI Consultants in Fort Wayne for 10 years. Dr. Zijlstra, who is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, completed premedicine studies in 1981 at the University of Toronto, where he earned a medical degree in 1985. He completed an internship in internal medicine at Wellesley Hospital in Toronto in 1986 and two residencies in internal medicine, one at Sunnybrook Medical Center and one at Wellesley Hospital, both in 1987. He completed a research fellowship in gastroenterology at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, in 1989.
Dr. Zijlstra is a clinical assistant professor at the Indiana University School of Medicine/Fort Wayne campus and is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology.