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Charles P. Bongiorno, MD

 

Associate Professor, Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-9900

Email: charles.bongiorno@tuhs.temple.edu

 

 

Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology

 

Educational Background:

 

BA, Zoology, Kent State University, Kent, OH, 1974

 

MD, Medical College of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 1979

 

Internship and Residency, The Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1979-1982

 

Fellowship, The Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1093-1985

 

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clinical Interests:

 
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Abdominal pain
  • Esophageal disease
  • Celiac disease
  • Geriatric gastroenterology

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board certifications:

 

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

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professional affiliations:

 
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American Medical Association

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research interests:

 

  • Development of markers to detect Crohn's activity (IBD) and to distinguish from irritable bowel syndrome

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PUBMED PUBLICATIONS :


Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

21311721. Friedenberg FK, Rai J, Vanar V, Bongiorno C, Nelson DB, Parepally M, Poonia A, Sharma A, Gohel S, Richter JE, Prevalence and risk factors for gastroesophageal reflux disease in an impoverished minority population. Obes Res Clin Pract 4:4(e261-e269)2010 Oct

24345691. Friedenberg FK, Rai J, Vanar V, Bongiorno C, Nelson DB, Parepally M, Poonia A, Sharma A, Gohel S, Richter JE, Prevalence and risk factors for gastroesophageal reflux disease in an impoverished minority population. Obes Res Clin Pract 4:4(e247-342)2010 Oct-Dec

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