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Uma Phatak, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology and Hepatology); Director, Pediatric Clerkship, Pediatrics; Fellowship program director, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Contact Information

Uma Phatak, MD, MHS

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology

    333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT 06520-8064

    United States

Research Summary

Dr Phatak focuses on clinical research in pediatric gastroenterology. Her particular research interests include conditions such as obesity and related gastrointestinal disorders, inflammatory bowel disease. Dr Phatak is currently recruiting patients for a study involving children with irritable bowel syndrome.

Specialized Terms: Immune mechanisms underlying Crohn's disease; Functional gastrointestinal disorders; Obesity and related gastrointestinal disorders


Research Interests

Crohn Disease; Gastrointestinal Diseases; Immune System; Obesity

Selected Publications