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Center for Digestive Disorders

Our Team

Boston Medical Center’s Center for Digestive Disorders is a team of renowned experts in their field. Patients with digestive disorders from throughout New England and the Northeast are regularly referred to BMC specialists.

  • BMC gastroenterologists and surgeons have trained at the nation’s most prestigious institutions and are national experts in the field of inflammatory bowel diseases.
  • We’ve pioneered minimally invasive techniques to diagnose and treat inflammatory bowel diseases, and are nationally recognized for our innovative and integrated approach to care.
  • Many BMC clinicians are accomplished physician researchers who have written leading books on treatment, medical therapies and minimally invasive surgery techniques.
  • Many BMC specialists in inflammatory bowel diseases and digestive disorders have served on the boards of leading national organizations and editorial boards and have contributed research to internationally recognized peer review journals.

Our team includes:

Abominal Pain and Motility, and Pelvic Floor Disorders

Co-director:
H. Christian Weber, MD (GI)

Jean-Robert Larrieux, MD (OB/GYN)
T. Carlton Moore, MD
James Otis, MD (Neuro)
Robert Weiss, MD (OB/GYN)

Acid Reflux (heartburn) and Esophageal Disorders

Director:
Brian Jacobson, MD (GI)

David Lichtenstein, MD (GI)
David McAneny, MD (Surg)
Brian Jacobson, MD (GI)

Liver Disease

Co-directors:
David Nunes, MD (GI)
Robert Lowe, MD (GI)
David Nunes, MD(GI)

Gastrointestinal Malignancies

Francis Farraye, MD (GI) 
Jason F Hall, MD
Kevan Hartshorn, MD (Onc)
Angela Kuhnen, MD (Surg) 
David McAneny, MD (Surg)
Michael O'Brien, MD (Path)
Paul Schroy, MD (GI)

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Co-director: 
Francis Farraye, MD (GI) 

Ansu M. Noronha, MD (GI) 
Sharmeel K. Wasan, MD (GI)

Pathology

Sandra R. Cerda, MD
Michael O'Brien, MD

Radiology

Avneesh Gupta, MD
Jaroslaw Tkacz, MD

Nursing

Linda Alexander, RNC, CWOCN
Siobhan Nevin, RN, BSN, CWOCN

Nutrition and Weight Management

Co-directors:
Caroline Apovian, MD (Med)
Donald Hess, MD (Surg)

Peter Burke, MD (Surg)
H. Christian Weber, MD (GI)

Biliary and Pancreatic Disorders

Co-director:
David Lichtenstein, MD (GI)

David McAneny, MD (Surg)

Appointments

Call: 617.638.6525 option #1
Fax: 617.638.7448

Center for Digestive Disorders
Moakley Building, 3rd Floor
830 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118

Refer a Patient

Call 617.638.5795, enter ID to page 4887(GUTS)

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