Pediatric surgeon Allan Goldstein, MD, has kept his promise to a young patient with Hirschsprung’s disease.
Allan Goldstein, MD
Allan Goldstein, MD
Chief, Pediatric Surgery
Director, Pediatric Neurogastroenterology Program
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
MassGeneral Hospital for Children: Pediatric Surgery
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114
- MD, Harvard Medical School
- MD, Harvard University School of Public Health
- Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
- Fellowship, Children's Hospital of New York
- Fellowship, Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian
- Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr.
- Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery
- Surgery, American Board of Surgery
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I have an active basic science and clinical research program that focuses on improving the diagnosis and treatment of children with disorders of intestinal motility. One example of such a condition is Hirschsprung's disease, a congenital condition in which the lower part of the colon lacks nerve cells. Hirschsprung's disease is associated with severe functional obstruction of the intestine and requires surgery to remove part of the colon. My research is aimed at improving our ability to diagnose and treat children with Hirschsprung's disease. For a complete summary of my research, please go to my lab website.
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