David R. Lichtenstein, MD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine

MD, University of Pennsylvania

Expertise in endoscopic diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal disorders.

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  1. Jacobson BC, Lichtenstein DR. Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) vs Pneumatic Dilation: Establishing a New Therapeutic Option for Achalasia. JAMA. 2019 Jul 09; 322(2):119-120.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31287509.
  2. Goodman AJ, Melson J, Aslanian HR, Bhutani MS, Krishnan K, Lichtenstein DR, Navaneethan U, Pannala R, Parsi MA, Schulman AR, Sethi A, Sullivan SA, Thosani N, Trikudanathan G, Trindade AJ, Watson RR, Maple JT. Endoscopic simulators. Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Jul; 90(1):1-12. PMID: 31122746.
  3. Trindade AJ, Navaneethan U, Aslanian HR, Bhutani MS, Krishnan K, Lichtenstein DR, Melson J, Pannala R, Parsi MA, Schulman AR, Sethi A, Trikudanathan G, Watson RR, Maple JT. Advances in the diagnosis and surveillance of Barrett's esophagus (with videos). Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 May 18. PMID: 31113535.
  4. Fricker ZP, Lichtenstein DR. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: A Concise Review of Diagnosis and Management. Dig Dis Sci. 2019 Mar; 64(3):632-642.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30725292.
  5. Watson RR, Parsi MA, Aslanian HR, Goodman AJ, Lichtenstein DR, Melson J, Navaneethan U, Pannala R, Sethi A, Sullivan SA, Thosani NC, Trikudanathan G, Trindade AJ, Maple JT. Biliary and pancreatic lithotripsy devices. VideoGIE. 2018 Nov; 3(11):329-338. PMID: 30402576.
  6. Trindade AJ, Lichtenstein DR, Aslanian HR, Bhutani MS, Goodman A, Melson J, Navaneethan U, Pannala R, Parsi MA, Sethi A, Sullivan S, Thosani N, Trikudanathan G, Watson RR, Maple JT. Devices and methods to improve colonoscopy completion (with videos). Gastrointest Endosc. 2018 Mar; 87(3):625-634. PMID: 29454445.
  7. Al-Kawas F, Aslanian H, Baillie J, Banovac F, Buscaglia JM, Buxbaum J, Chak A, Chong B, Coté GA, Draganov PV, Dua K, Durkalski V, Elmunzer BJ, Foster LD, Gardner TB, Geller BS, Jamidar P, Jamil LH, Keswani RN, Khashab MA, Lang GD, Law R, Lichtenstein D, Lo SK, McCarthy S, Melo S, Mullady D, Nieto J, Bayne Selby J, Singh VK, Spitzer RL, Strife B, Tarnaksy P, Taylor JR, Tokar J, Wang AY, Williams A, Willingham F, Yachimski P. Percutaneous transhepatic vs. endoscopic retrograde biliary drainage for suspected malignant hilar obstruction: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2018 Feb 14; 19(1):108. PMID: 29444707.
  8. Taunk P, Singh S, Lichtenstein D, Joshi V, Gold J, Sharma A. Improved classification of indeterminate biliary strictures by probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy using the Paris Criteria following biliary stenting. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Oct; 32(10):1778-1783.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28294404; DOI: 10.1111/jgh.13782;.
  9. Cruz MD, Ledbetter S, Chowdhury S, Tiwari AK, Momi N, Wali RK, Bliss C, Huang C, Lichtenstein D, Bhattacharya S, Varma-Wilson A, Backman V, Roy HK. Metabolic reprogramming of the premalignant colonic mucosa is an early event in carcinogenesis. Oncotarget. 2017 Mar 28; 8(13):20543-20557.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28423551; DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.16129;.
  10. Cowan AJ, Skinner M, Seldin DC, Berk JL, Lichtenstein DR, O'Hara CJ, Doros G, Sanchorawala V. Amyloidosis of the gastrointestinal tract: a 13-year, single-center, referral experience. Haematologica. 2013 Jan; 98(1):141-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22733017; PMCID: PMC3533676; DOI: 10.3324/haematol.2012.068155;.
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Peptic ulcer disease
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POEM Promising as Initial Therapy for Achalasia

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