Meet our Team

Back to Overview
LIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke This

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.


 

Wayne I.  Lencer

Wayne I. Lencer, MD

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Harry Schwachman Chair in Pediatric Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Alan Leichtner

Alan Leichtner, MD, MSHPE

Associate Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, the Celiac Disease Program

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Sonia Ballal MD

Sonia Ballal, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
MD MPH Bern

Elana M. Bern, MD, MPH

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH

Athos Bousvaros, MD, MPH

Associate Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Nirav K.  Desai

Nirav K. Desai, MD

Medical Director, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Michael Docktor, MD

Michael J. Docktor, MD

Attending in Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Christopher Duggan MD

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Senior Associate in Medicine; Medical Director, CAIR; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Nutrition

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Scott A.  Elisofon

Scott A. Elisofon, MD

Associate Director, Center for Childhood Liver Disease; Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program; Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Rima Fawaz, MD

Rima Fawaz, MD

Attending Physician; Medical Director, Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Fishman MD

Laurie Fishman, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Alejandro Flores, MD

Alejandro Flores, MD

Director and Chair of Ambulatory Community Services; Associate Physician Motility and Gastrointestinal Disorders

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Victor Fox MD

Victor L. Fox, MD

Director, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Director, Pediatric Polyposis Program; Medical Director, Gastroenterology Procedure Unit; Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
MD

Richard J. Grand, MD

Director Emeritus, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center; Director Emeritus, Clinical and Translational Study Unit

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Elizabeth Hait, MD, MPH

Elizabeth Hait, MD, MPH

Attending physician; Co-Medical Director, Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease (EGID) Program

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Leslie Higuchi MD PMH

Leslie M. Higuchi, MD, MPH

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Susanna Huh

Susanna Y. Huh, MD, MPH

Associate Director, Center for Nutrition; Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Maureen Jonas, MD

Maureen M. Jonas, MD

Attending Physician; Clinical Director, Hepatology; Director, Center for Childhood Liver Disease

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Daniel Kamin

Daniel S. Kamin, MD

Attending Physician; Director, GI Inpatient Consultation Services

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Christine Lee, MD

Christine K. Lee, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information

Clifford Lo, MD, MPH, ScD

Attending Physician; Consultant, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Michael Manfredi

Michael Manfredi, MD

Associate Director, Esophageal Atresia Treatment Program; Associate Director, Gastrointestinal Procedure Unit; Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Maireade McSweeney MD

Maireade McSweeney, MD, MPH

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
placeholder image

Munir Mobassaleh, MD

Attending Physician; Director, Gastroenterology Satellites; Medical Director, Waltham Infusion Unit

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Peter Ngo, MD

Peter  Ngo, MD

Attending Gastroenterologist

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Samuel Nurko

Samuel Nurko, MD, MPH

Attending Physician; Director, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Randi Pleskow, MD

Randi G. Pleskow, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Bram Raphael, MD

Bram Raphael, MD

Attending Physician; Director, Home Parental Nutrition Program

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Brian Regan

Brian  Regan, DO

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Attending Physician, Pediatric Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Leonel Rodriquez

Leonel Rodriguez, MD, MS

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Rachel Rosen

Rachel Rosen, MD, MPH

Director, Aerodigestive Center

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Attending in Gastroenterology; Director of Gastroenterology, Waltham Satellite

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Paul Rufo

Paul A. Rufo, MD, MMSc

Attending Physician; Director, Harvard Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information

George Russell, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Sabina Sabharwal, MD, MPH

Sabina Sabharwal, MD, MPH

Attending Staff Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Scott Snapper MD PhD

Scott B. Snapper, MD, PhD

Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Kevin Sztam, MD, MPH

Kevin Sztam, MD, MPH

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Jon Vanderhoof MD

Jon A. Vanderhoof, MD

Attending in Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Menno Verhave MD

Menno Verhave, MD

Attending Physician; Clinical Director, Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information

Thomas Robert Walker, MD

Attending Physician; Director, Gastroenterology Practice at Waltham

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Dascha Weir MD

Dascha Weir, MD

Associate Director, The Celiac Disease Program; Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Jennifer Woo Baidal

Jennifer Woo Baidal, MD, MPH

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Dean Yimlamai MD PhD

Dean  Yimlamai, MD, PhD

Attending in Gastroenterology

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Lori Zimmerman, MD

Lori Zimmerman, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
Naamah Zitomersky MD

Naamah Zitomersky, MD

Attending Physician

Department: Gastroenterology Hepatology Nutrition

More information
The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO
Close