Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles

Focus of Work

Bio

My interests are focused on diagnosis and treatment of children with Gastrointestinal and Liver disease. Specifically, I focus on gastrointestinal endoscopy, both for diagnostic purposes but also for new modalities of therapy and diagnostics including treatment of GI bleeding, complex polyposis syndromes, treatment of Portal Hypertension and capsule endoscopy. I have an interest in cholestatic liver disease and participate in the Childhood Liver Disease Research and Education Network (CHiLDREN...[Read full text]My interests are focused on diagnosis and treatment of children with Gastrointestinal and Liver disease. Specifically, I focus on gastrointestinal endoscopy, both for diagnostic purposes but also for new modalities of therapy and diagnostics including treatment of GI bleeding, complex polyposis syndromes, treatment of Portal Hypertension and capsule endoscopy. I have an interest in cholestatic liver disease and participate in the Childhood Liver Disease Research and Education Network (CHiLDREN). As part of this collaborative I am a member of working groups in Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis, Biliary Atresia, Alpha-1-Anti-trypsin deficiency and Portal Hypertension. In addition to this work, I have an interest in use of technology to provide behavioral modification for children with functional disorders[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Rush Medical College (2001)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatrics Gastroenterology (2008)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics