Division of Gastroenterology

The Division of Gastroenterology at NYU Langone Medical Center is dedicated to a mission of excellence in patient care, advancement in research and innovation, the highest standards in education and outreach, and a humanistic approach to care. With these 4 core pillars as our foundation, we provide our patients with state-of-the-art, advanced care in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal system.

New & Noteworthy

David Hudesman Joins NYU as Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program at Tisch Hospital
Dr. Mark Pochapin announced today the appointment of David Hudesman, MD, as the new Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program at Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center. Read more.

Ilseung Cho Awarded Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Grant
Ilseung Cho, MD, MS, assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at the NYU School of Medicine, has been awarded a 2014 Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. The grant will support Dr. Cho’s research investigating the role of the community of microbes that reside in the human body, called the microbiome, in the development of colorectal cancer. Read more.

Tips for the Fourth of July: Reducing Holiday Heartburn
For many Americans, the fourth of July holiday brings thoughts of family, fireworks, and of course, the backyard barbecue. However, an abundance of burgers, brats, and other goodies can also lead to heartburn and indigestion, says Seth A. Gross, MD, director of endoscopy at the Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center. Read more.