Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition | Meet Our Team

Our team of over 45 highly specialized doctors and over 60 clinicians includes social workers, dietitians and psychologists who are devoted to treating the whole child, and who work alongside our incredibly dedicated nurses every step of the way. This expertise and teamwork allows us to give your child a more specific diagnosis and an exceptional level of personalized care and treatment here at Boston Children’s Hospital.  

We are a dedicated group of smart, compassionate and driven people who understand that being the best means focusing on what matters most: the lives and spirits of the kids we see every single day.

 

Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH

Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH

Associate Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Associate Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Sylvana Bonilla MD

Silvana Bonilla, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Sonia Ballal MD

Sonia Aurora Ballal, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
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Elana M. Bern, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Timothy Buie, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alexandra Ali Carey MD

Alexandra Carey, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Michael Docktor, MD

Michael J. Docktor, MD

Attending , Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Clinical Director of Innovation; Director, Clinical Mobile Solutions, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Christopher Duggan MD

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Senior Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Center for Nutrition; Medical Director, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Professor in the Departments of Nutrition and Global Health and Population, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
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Scott A. Elisofon, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Associate Director, Center for Childhood Liver Disease; Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program; , Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Rima Fawaz, MD

Rima Fawaz, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Medical Director, Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Laurie Fishman, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Sarah Fleet, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alejandro Flores, MD

Alejandro Flores, MD

Director and Chair, Ambulatory Community Services; Associate Physician, Motility and Gastrointestinal Disorders, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Victor Fox MD

Victor L. Fox, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Director, Pediatric Polyposis Program; Medical Director, Gastroenterology Procedure Unit; Co-Director, Pancreatic Disorders Program, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Nina Gluchowski

Nina Gluchowski, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Richard J. Grand, MD

Director Emeritus, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center; Director Emeritus, Clinical and Translational Study Unit, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Amit Grover MD

Amit Grover, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Pancreatic Disorders Program; , Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Elizabeth Hait, MD, MPH

Elizabeth Hait, MD, MPH

Attending physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Co-Medical Director, Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease (EGID) Program, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Leslie Higuchi MD PMH

Leslie M. Higuchi, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Bridget Hron, MD, MMSc

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Susanna Huh

Susanna Y. Huh, MD, MPH

Associate Director, Center for Nutrition; Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Maureen Jonas MD

Maureen M. Jonas, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Clinical Director, Hepatology; Director, Center for Childhood Liver Disease, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Stacy Kahn, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Daniel Kamin

Daniel S. Kamin, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, GI Inpatient Consultation Services, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Christine Lee, MD

Christine K. Lee, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alan Leichtner

Alan Leichtner, MD, MSHPEd

Clinical Vice Chair, Department of Medicine; Chief Medical Education Officer, Boston Children’s Hospital, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Wayne I.  Lencer

Wayne I. Lencer, MD

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Harry Schwachman Chair in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Lisa Mahoney, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition ,
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Ishrat Mansuri, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Harvard Medical School
Michael Manfredi

Michael Manfredi, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Medical Director, Esophageal and Airway Treatment Center; Associate Director, Gastrointestinal Procedure Unit, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Maireade McSweeney MD

Maireade McSweeney, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Co-Director, Enteral Tube Program; Attending Physician, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
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Munir Mobassaleh, MD

Director, Gastroenterology Satellites; Medical Director, Waltham Infusion Unit; Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Claudio Morera

Claudio Morera, MD

Attending. Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,
Peter Ngo, MD

Peter Ngo, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Samuel Nurko

Samuel Nurko, MD, MPH

Director, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders; Director, Functional Abdominal Pain Program, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jodie Ouahed MD

Jodie Ouahed, MD, MMSc

Attending Physician, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Randi Pleskow, MD

Randi G. Pleskow, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Bram Raphael, MD

Bram Raphael, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Home Parenteral Nutrition Program, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Brian Regan

Brian Regan, DO

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition , Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Leonel Rodriquez

Leonel Rodriguez, MD, MS

Director, Colorectal Program, Co-Director, Colorectal and Pelvic Malformation Center, Assistant in Pediatrics, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Rachel Rosen

Rachel Rosen, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Aerodigestive Center, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Attending, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director of Gastroenterology, Waltham Satellite, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Paul Rufo

Paul A. Rufo, MD, MMSc

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Harvard Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Sabina Sabharwal, MD, MPH

Sabina Sabharwal, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jared Silverstein Physician

Jared Silverstein,

Attending Physician, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jocleyn Silvester MD

Jocelyn Silvester, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,
Scott Snapper MD PhD

Scott B. Snapper, MD, PhD

Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Julie Snyder PsyD

Julie Snyder, PsyD

Director, GI Psychology Service, Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Samir Softic, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Jay Thiagarajah MD

Jay Thiagarajah, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jon Vanderhoof MD

Jon A. Vanderhoof, MD

Attending, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Senior Lecturer in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Menno Verhave MD

Menno Verhave, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Clinical Director, Gastroenterology, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Dascha Weir MD

Dascha Weir, MD

Associate Director, The Celiac Disease Program; Attending Physician, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Lori Zimmerman MD

Lori Zimmerman, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Naamah Zitomersky, MD

Naamah Zitomersky, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
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Anne A. Wolf, MD

Attending Physician, Division og Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Gastroenterology Inpatient Service; Director, Gastroenterology Resident Rotation, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School