Gastroenterologist NYC | Dr. Shawn Khodadadian

Dr. Khodadadian is currently an attending physician at Lenox Hill Hospital  in NYC and serves as the Director of Clinical Nutrition. He is also clinical instructor at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. Gastroenterologist Dr.Khodadadian has been voted by his peers as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor as well as New York Super Doctors and has been voted to the prestigious list of New York Magazine Best Doctors. His NYC gastroenterology practice, Manhattan Gastroenterology (located in Manhattan’s Upper East Side and Midtown Manhattan) provides unique unparalleled expertise and state of the art technology in all aspects of gastroenterology. For instance, Dr. Khodadadian is one of the few gastroenterologists in NYC offering Infrared Coagulation (IRC) which promotes fast healing of hemorrhoids with relatively minimal discomfort.

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Professional Memberships:

  • American Board of Physician Nutritionists
  • American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American College of Gastroenterology

After acceptance to the highly selective accelerated seven-year B.S./M.D. program, Dr. Shawn Khodadadian graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education/City University of New York Medical School with his Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedicine. He then received his M.D. from the State University of New York’s Stony Brook School of Medicine where he graduated in the top 2% of his class. Gastroenterologist Dr. Khodadadian received the prestigious Merck Award and was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society for all U.S. Medical
Schools.

Dr. Khodadadian went on to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine followed by a three-year fellowship in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC.  During fellowship, Dr. Khodadadian received grants to pursue specialized training in Inflammatory Bowel disease at the University of Chicago as well as training in liver disease at the Sinai School of Medicine.  After receiving specialized training at Memorial Sloan Kettering, the NYC gastroenterologist became one of a select few physicians board certified as a physician nutrition specialist by the American Board of Physician Nutritionists. Dr. Khodadadian feels strongly that nutrition plays a key role in general wellness and disease prevention, particularly in digestive diseases. As part of his comprehensive evaluation, Dr. Khodadadian incorporates nutritional interventions and lifestyle modification into his treatment plans.

“I am friendly, approachable and strongly believe in placing patients at the center of the decision-making process as long as they have been fully informed of all their options. As Gastroenterologist in NYC, I want each of my patients to experience individualized care and to feel comfortable expressing how they feel to me. I do all I can to make them feel at ease. I care for patients with the majority of gastrointestinal complaints but I have a special interest in Hemorrhoids treatments, Crohn’s disease, constipation, IBS, GERD, and Heartburn. My specialist diagnostic services include Endoscopy and Colonoscopy. Patient education and self-management strategies are at the heart of what I do.”

As a best in class NYC gastroenterologist, Dr. Shawn Khodadadian provides highly personalized and comprehensive care. His philosophy regarding the doctor/patient relationship is based on trust and has earned him one of the most respected reputations in NYC.


Gastroenterologist NYC | Dr. Michael Dann

Dr. Michael Dann is double board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dr. Dann is a renowned NYC gastroenterologist who specializes in conditions of the gastrointestinal tract including irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoid treatment, GERD/heartburn, inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer prevention. Dr.Dann provides highly personalized and comprehensive care. His philosophy regarding the doctor/patient relationship is based on trust and has earned him one of the most respected reputations in NYC. Dr. Dann has had a distinguished career in the US Army and has served the Chief of Gastroenterology at two large academic centers during his career. Dr. Dann has also served as a medical director while deployed to Afghanistan and was the sole physician responsible for the care of over 2000 active duty and civilian personnel.

Dr. Michael Dann | gastroenterologist NYC

Dr. Dann has received many awards throughout his medical career. His awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, NATO ISAF Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Army Commendation Medals, Army Achievement Medal and the Army Superior Unit Award. He has also received the Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine Fellowship Research Award and was instrumental in obtaining the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit Recognition designation.

Dr.Dann completed his undergraduate education at Stony Brook University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. Dr. Dann went on to earn his medical doctorate from Upstate Medical University Syracuse. Dr. Dann completed his Internal Medicine training at Tripler Army medical Center and went on to complete his subspecialty training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Dr. Dann has been in active in clinical research and has served as a coinvestigator of a protocol regarding endoscopic mucosal resection and ablation of Barrett’s Mucosa. He has also written a manuscript entitled “Detection of Intestinal Metaplasia at the Esophagogastric Junction in the Absence of Barrett’s Epithelium Using a Novel Monoclonal Antibody”.

Dr. Dann and the Manhattan Gastroenterology (located in Manhattan’s Upper East Side and Midtown Manhattan) team provide unique, unparalleled expertise and state of the art technology in all aspects of gastroenterology

For more information or to schedule an appointment with the  best in class NYC gastroenterologist (GI doctor), Dr. Shawn Khodadidan or Dr. Michael Dann, please contact our Midtown Manhattan or Upper East Side NYC office.

Manhattan Gastroenterology
983 Park Ave, Ste 1D
New York, NY 10028
(212) 427-8761

Manhattan Gastroenterology- Midtown
51 East 25th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY  10010
(212) 427-8761