Gastroenterologists at the Jill Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (JRC) work closely with specialists at Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital to provide patients with a multidisciplinary, comprehensive, personalized IBD care plan. JRC physicians are actively involved in IBD research and clinical trials. Our staff works closely with researchers at the Jill Roberts Institute for Research in Inflammatory Bowel Disease to promote a collective understanding of the pathophysiology of IBD, with the hope that this collaboration will one day lead to a cure.
Clinical services offered to patients at JRC include:
- Inpatient and outpatient care from our IBD experts
- State-of-the-art IBD medications, including onsite IV infusion services
- The opportunity to participate in clinical trials being conducted onsite at JRC
- Close communication between JRC staff and referring physicians
- Access to specialists at Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, including world class surgeons and experts in pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology, as well as dermatologists, endocrinologists, liver disease specialists, nephrologists, rheumatologists and radiologists
- Comprehensive nutritional counseling, provided by Registered Dietician Nutritionist Colleen D. Webb, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.N., who works with patients to offer a personalized plan for improving gastrointestinal health and quality of life, as well as and onsite breath testing to identify potential food intolerances
- Genetic testing and counseling provided by board-certified Medical Geneticist Steven M. Lipkin, M.D., Ph.D.
- Consultation with master licensed social worker Sofia Rivkin-Haas, L.M.S.W., who can address quality of life issues unique to patients with IBD
For more information about patient care at JRC, visit our FAQs page.
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