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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

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

Brian Jacobson, MD (GI)

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

Liver Disease

David Nunes, MD (GI)
Robert Lowe, MD (GI)
David Nunes, MD(GI)

Gastrointestinal Malignancies

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

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Francis Farraye, MD (GI) 

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


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


Avneesh Gupta, MD
Jaroslaw Tkacz, MD


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

Nutrition and Weight Management

Caroline Apovian, MD (Med)
Donald Hess, MD (Surg)

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

Biliary and Pancreatic Disorders

David Lichtenstein, MD (GI)

David McAneny, MD (Surg)


Call: 617.638.6525 option #1
Fax: 617.638.7448

Boston Medical Center
Center for Digestive Disorders
Moakley 3
Suite 3500
830 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118

Refer a Patient

Call: 617.638.6525 option #1
Teleconsult for referring physicians: 617.638.5795
page 4887 (GUTS)

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