Leadership

Guided by expert clinical leadership, our team of specialized doctors, surgeons, nurses, researchers and dietitians make up the Inflammatory Bowel Disease care team at Cedars-Sinai. We're proud to be ranked as the No. 1 hospital in California for gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery for adults and children. 

Doctors from around the world seek out our team for consultations and second opinions because of their pioneering research and their creation of the world's largest inflammatory bowel disease genetics registry—helping ensure you get the most advanced care available.

See a complete list of our expert physicians.

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Dermot P. McGovern, MD, PhD

IM Gastroenterology
Joshua L. and Lisa Z. Greer Chair Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics
Director Translational Research in the Inflammatory Bowel and Immunobiology Research Institute
Professor Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
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Gil Y. Melmed, MD

IM Gastroenterology
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Director Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Research
Co-Director Clinical Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Stephan R. Targan, MD

IM Gastroenterology
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Director F. Widjaja Foundation Inflammatory Bowel and Immunobiology Research Institute
Distinguished Professor Medicine
Feintech Family Chair Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Eric A. Vasiliauskas, MD

IM Gastroenterology
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Associate Clinical Director Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program