Ashish Atreja, MD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Gastroenterology
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Pathology
Ashish Atreja, MD, MPH completed his internal medicine and gastroenterology training at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH and joined Mount Sinai Medical Center in July 2013. He has formal training and experience in public health and informatics. Dr. Atreja's clinical interests are inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, recurrent clostridium difficile infection, diarrhea, upper endoscopy, colonoscopy and fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT), also referred to as stool transplant. Dr. Atreja believes in providing culturally-sensitive, patient-centered care through education, counseling and empowerment. He is currently accepting patients from New York Metropolitan area as well as out-of state referrals for second-opinion.
American Board of Preventive Medicine
- Antibiotic-Associated Colitis-C Difficile
- Celiac Disease
- Colon Polypectomy
- Colon Polyps
- Colorectal Cancer
- Crohn's Disease
- Endoscopic Band Ligation
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Peptic Ulcer
- Short Bowel Syndrome
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Upper GI Endoscopy
MBBS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Residency, Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Fellowship, Medical Informatics, Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Performed the first fecal microbiota transplantation in Mount Sinai Medical Center
Nominated as Editor for Online Education at American Gastroenterology Association (AGA)
Fellow representative to American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Editorial Board for Online Education.
Invited Presentation at Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) 18th Annual Scientific Meeting, Orlando, Fl.
Awarded fellowship (FACP ) to American College of Physicians.
Awarded Distinquished poster award at AMIA Spring Meet, Phoenix, AZ
Invited Presentation at Center for Disease Control (CDC) on using electronic health records for infection control and biosurveillance, Atlanta, GA.
Nominated for the top ten papers (distinguished papers) at AMIA Annual Meet, Washinton, DC.
Awarded the best merit paper at ACP-OHIO Annual Meet, Cleveland, OH.
Recipient of National Delta Omega Awards for excellence in Public Health, Chicago, IL.
National award for standig among the top 25 students in India selected for physics Olympiad
First in the State and 7th in the nation in medical entrance examination
National Talent Search Scholarship, Govt. of India