Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases

Research

The Division conducts scientific research to understand fundamental mechanisms of normal gastroenterologic and liver functions, alterations in these functions, and ways to overcome these abnormalities. more info 


Patient Care

Information about conditions treated, GI and liver disease faculty physicians, and specialized treatment facilities at Einstein/Montefiore. more info 


Faculty

Gastroenterology and liver diseases faculty listing. see list 


Education

Fellowship training programs in Gastroenterology, Liver Transplantation, and Advanced Endoscopy. more info 

News & Info

Dr. Kristina Chacko, gastroenterologist at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NYWhy Hepatitis C Is Vastly Underreported
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) continues to be the number one cause of cirrhosis and liver cancer and the primary indicator for liver transplantation in the United States, yet it remains vastly underdiagnosed. Why is HCV underreported?


Dr. David Greenwald, gastroenterologist at Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, delivered a Capitol Hill briefing on the benefits on colonoscopy.Dr. David Greenwald Delivers Capitol Hill Colonoscopy Briefing
Dr. David Greenwald recently joined a group of distinguished gastroenterologists for a Capitol Hill briefing to to highlight the potential of colonoscopy to save lives.

Dr. David Greenwald Receives ACG Award
Dr. David Greenwald recently received the William Carey Award at the annual meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG).


Transplant Changes Marlborough Woman's Life
Dr. Lawrence Brandt commented on his patient Shirley Fogge Piazza’s successful fecal transplant.


Cuervo Leads Panels at NIH Aging and Chronic Disease Symposium on Geroscience
The NIH has chosen Drs. Ana Maria Cuervo and Jeffrey Pessin to chair panels at the first symposium on "geroscience"—the study of how aging influences the onset of chronic diseases.

 

Division Chief

Allan W. Wolkoff, M.D (bio) 

Associate Chair for Research
Professor of Medicine
Professor of Anatomy & Structural Biology

allan.wolkoff@einstein.yu.edu 

Letter from the Chief 

 

Contact Us

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
625 Ullman Building
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, Ny 10461

Phone: 718.430.2098

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