Nakechand Pooran

Nakechand Pooran, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor & VA Faculty

Department: MD-GASTROENTEROLOGY

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine
Subspecialties
  • Gastroenterology

Publications

2020
Effect of referral pattern and histopathology grade on surgery for nonmalignant colorectal polyps.
Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 92(3):702-711.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.gie.2020.04.041. [PMID] 32334014.
2016
Beyond the scope: using the single-operator digital cholangioscope to access an afferent loop obstruction.
Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 84(5) [DOI] 10.1016/j.gie.2016.05.034. [PMID] 27236072.
2014
Osteopetrosis: A New Cause of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding.
ACG case reports journal. 2(1):45-7 [DOI] 10.14309/crj.2014.80. [PMID] 26157903.
2012
Necessity of a repeat cholangiogram during biliary stent removal after postcholecystectomy bile leak.
Canadian journal of gastroenterology = Journal canadien de gastroenterologie. 26(10):701-4 [PMID] 23061062.
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2011
Endoscopic band ligation versus pharmacological therapy for variceal bleeding in cirrhosis: a meta-analysis.
Canadian journal of gastroenterology = Journal canadien de gastroenterologie. 25(3):147-55 [PMID] 21499579.
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2009
A meta-analysis of the diagnostic accuracy of esophageal capsule endoscopy for Barrett’s esophagus in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease.
The American journal of gastroenterology. 104(6):1533-9 [DOI] 10.1038/ajg.2009.86. [PMID] 19491867.
2006
Protracted hiccups due to severe erosive esophagitis: a case series.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 40(3):183-5 [PMID] 16633116.
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2006
Trends in the presentation of celiac disease.
The American journal of medicine. 119(4):355.e9-14 [PMID] 16564784.
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2003
Crohn’s disease and risk of fracture: does thyroid disease play a role?
World journal of gastroenterology. 9(3):615-8 [PMID] 12632531.
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2003
Cytokines (IL-6, IL-8, TNF): early and reliable predictors of severe acute pancreatitis.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 37(3):263-6 [PMID] 12960727.
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2003
Feasibility and safety of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with subtotal gastrectomy.
Endoscopy. 35(4):311-4 [PMID] 12664387.
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2002
Aortic valve replacement: a last resort for aortic stenosis-associated refractory GI bleeding.
Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 56(1):139-41 [PMID] 12085055.
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2002
Combined ligation and sclerotherapy versus ligation alone for secondary prophylaxis of esophageal variceal bleeding: a meta-analysis.
The American journal of gastroenterology. 97(3):623-9 [PMID] 11922557.
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2002
Endoscopic Variceal Ligation (EVL) versus Endoscopic Variceal Ligation and Sclerotherapy (EVLS) for Bleeding of Esophageal Varices: A Meta-Analysis
American Journal of Gastroenterology.
2002
Evaluation of factors that have reduced mortality from acute pancreatitis over the past 20 years.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 35(1):50-60 [PMID] 12080227.
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2002
Proposal for a new grading system for chronic pancreatitis: the ABC system.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 35(1):3-4 [PMID] 12080217.
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Education

Fellowship – Gastroenterology
2003 · Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Residency – Internal Medicine
2000 · Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Medical Degree
1997 · St. George's University
Bachelor of Science
1990 · Polytechnic University

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