Crohns Disease

Crohn's Disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes irritation of the the digestive system.

Programs + Services


Clinical Nutrition

The Division of Clinical Nutrition at Tufts Medical Center provides inpatient and outpatient nutritional services.
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Ulcerative Colitis Surgery

The Colorectal Surgeons at Tufts Medical Center in Boston provide the best surgical and treatment options for IBS, Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis. Learn more.
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Tufts MC in Boston is known nationally and internationally for excellence in treating inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn + Ulcerative Colitis referral

Refer a patient to Tufts Medical Center's Department of Gastroenterology for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn Disease, and Ulcerative Colitis care.
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Doctors + Care Team

Edward Saltzman, MD

Edward Saltzman, MD

Title(s): Chief, Division of Clinical Nutrition; Director, Adult Nutrition Support Services; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine; Dean for Education, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
Department(s): Medicine, Clinical Nutrition
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Enteral and parenteral nutrition

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Sushrut Jangi, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Gastroenterologist; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Gastroenterology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5883
Fax #: 617-636-9292

Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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Alexander N.  Levy, MD

Alexander N. Levy, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Gastroenterologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Gastroenterology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5883
Fax #: 617-636-9292

Inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, general gastroenterology, gastrointestinal endoscopy and colonoscopy, chromoendoscopy, colon cancer screening

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Andrew S. Greenberg, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Endocrinologist; Dr. Robert and Veronica Atkins Professor in Metabolism and Nutrition, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Clinical Nutrition, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Appt. Phone: 617-556-3144
Fax #: 617-556-3224

Obesity, lipid disorders, diabetes, general endocrinology

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Joel B. Mason, MD

Joel B. Mason, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Gastroenterologist; Professor, Tufts University Schools of Medicine and Friedman School of Nutritional Science and Policy; Senior Scientist and Director, Vitamins and Carcinogenesis Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University
Department(s): Medicine, Clinical Nutrition, Gastroenterology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5883
Fax #: 617-636-1480

Malabsorption and unintentional weight loss, Inflammatory bowel disease, nutritional aspects of gastrointestinal disease, home nutritional therapy, enteral and parenteral nutrition

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Martin D. Goodman, MD

Martin D. Goodman, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Director, Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Program; Surgeon; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-9248
Fax #: 617-636-9095

General surgery, advanced abdominal tumors, peritoneal surface malignancies, hepatobiliary/pancreatic/colorectal minimally invasive surgical oncology

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