Joshua B. Wechsler, MD, MSCI

Medical Director, Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases Program; Attending Physician, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; CURED (Campaign Urging Research for Eosinophilic Disease) Foundation Research Scholar

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition) and Medicine (Allergy and Immunology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine



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Clinical Interests

Allergic (Type 2 Inflammation) bowel diseases such as eosinophilic esophagitis, eosinophilic gastroenteritis, eosinophilic gastritis, eosinophilic duodenitis, and eosinophilic colitis; telemedicine; hypermobile connective tissue disease; deconditioning/dysautonomia

Education & Training

Education: Master of Science in Clinical Investigation, Northwestern University, 2020; Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, 2006

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition, Children's Memorial Hospital, 2009-2012; Residency in pediatrics, Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis, 2006-2009

Board Certifications: Pediatric Gastroenterology, General Pediatrics

Professional Organizations: American Gastroenterological Association

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