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Neville D. Bamji, M.D.

Neville D. Bamji, M.D.

Dr. Bamji is an Clinical Instructor of Medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He received his undergraduate degree in 1998 from Johns Hopkins University. He received his MD in 2002 from Cornell University Medical College. He subsequently completed internship and residency training in Internal Medicine in 2005 at the New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Campus. He then went on to complete his fellowship in gastroenterology in 2008 at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Campus. His research interests include colorectal cancer screening and wireless capsule endoscopy. Dr. Bamji has presented his research at various national and international meetings.

 

Education:

1994 - 1998 Bachelor of Arts in Biology - Johns Hopkins University
1998 - 2002 Doctor of Medicine - Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Professional Positions:

2002 - 2005 Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus New York, NY
2005 - 2008 Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellow
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus New York, NY
2008 - present Associate
New York Gastroenterology Associates New York, NY

Licensure & Certification:

2008 - 2018 Board Certified in Gastroenterology
2005 - 2015 Board Certified in Internal Medicine
2004 - present New York State License # 231859

Professional Society Memberships:

2001 - present AGA
2005 - present ASGE
2005 - present NYSGE
2005 - present AALSD

Hospital or Affiliated Institutional Appointments:

2002 - present New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus New York, NY
2002 - 2005 Memorial Sloan Kettring Cancer Center, NY           

Honors & Awards:

2004 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Resident Scholar Travel Award
2001 American Gastroenterological Association Resident-Reporter Award          
1994 National Science Teachers Association, Science Award, Scarsdale High School

Research Experience:

2006 - 2008 Local Injection of Certolizumab For The Treatment of Crohn’s Disease Complicated By Fistulas, Strictures, and Peristomal Disease
PI: Brian Bosworth, MD
2006 - 2008 Zelnorm In The Prevention Of Postoperative Ileus   
PI: Edward J. Parrish, MD
2006 - 2008 Examination of the Human Gastrointestinal Tract using the Flexible Confocal Endomicroscope
PI: Felice Schnoll-Sussman, MD
2002 Fourth Year of Medical School Research Elective. 
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York.
Sponsor: Ira M. Jacobson, M.D.
Studied Hepatitis C and the utility of measuring serum alpha-fetoprotein and performing liver biopsies.
1999 Summer Research Assistant, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York.
Sponsor: Scott Rodeo, M.D. 
Studied use of growth factors to improve tendon-to-bone healing.
1998 Summer Research Assistant, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York.
Sponsor: Katherine Hajjar, M.D.
Developed a protocol for localization of Annexin II in chicken embryos.
1996 Research Assistant, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
Sponsor: Trina Schroer, Ph.D.
Investigated the stoichiometry of the dynactin complex.
1995 Research Assistant, N.Y. Medical College, Valhalla, NY. 
Sponsor: Joseph Etlinger, Ph.D
Studied the function of proteasomes.

Office Location(s):

New York Gastroenterology Associates

311 East 79th St.
Suite 2A
New York , New York 10075

Location Phone: (212) 996-6633
Location Fax: (212) 996-6677

Accepting new patients:
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Abstracts & Publications:

1. Dikman A, Sanyal S, VON Althann C, Whitson M, Desai J, Bodian C, Brooks A, Bamji N, Cohen L, Miller K, Aisenberg J. A randomized, placebo-controlled study of the effects of naproxen, aspirin, celecoxib or clopidogrel on gastroduodenal mucosal healing. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2009 Apr 1;29(7):781-91.

2. Bamji ND, Bosworth BP, Sockolow RE, Solomon A, Greifer ME, and Schnoll-Sussman F. Lack of Education and Training in Video Capsule Endoscopy Among Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellows. Abstract accepted for presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology Meeting 2007. Philadelphia, PA.

3. Bamji ND, Pochapin MB, and Schnoll-Sussman F. Endoscopic Screening for Ileal Carciniods During Colonoscopy. Abstract Presented at American College of Gastroenterology Meeting 2006. Las Vegas, Nevada.

4. Bamji ND, Balachandran P, Balachandran SV, and Waye JD. Endoscopic Criteria Used to Distinguish Benign from Malignant Polyps. Abstract Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2005. Chicago, Illinois.

5. Bamji ND, Russo MW, Talal A, Canchis PW, Davila J, and Jacobson IM. Therapy with Interferon Decreases Serum α-Fetoprotein (AFP) Levels in Individuals with Chronic Hepatitis C (HCV). Abstract Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2002. San Francisco, California.

6. Canchis PW, Jacobson IM, Talal A, Rusoo MW, Bamji ND, and Davila J. Stellate Cell Activation in NASH, HCV/NASH, and Normal Liver Biopsies. Abstract Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2002. San Francisco, California.

7. Canchis PW, Fiel MI, Bamji ND, Davila J, Russo MW, Chiriboga L, Yee H, Talal A, and Jacobson IM. Proliferation and Apoptosis in Liver Biopsies From Patients with Hepatitis C and Elevated α-Fetoprotein. Abstract Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2002. San Francisco, California.

8. Purow DB, Bamji ND, Talal A, Russo MW, and Jacobson IM. Estimated Rates of Fibrosis Progression in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Do Not Accurately Predict Actual Fibrosis Progression: The Importance of Liver Biopsy in Making Treatment Decisions. Abstract Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2002. San Francisco, California.

9. Kim HJ, Hatch J, Bamji ND, Rivera V, and Rodeo SA. Identification of the Cells That Participate in Early Tendon-to-Bone Healing: An Experimental Study in a Rabbit Model. Abstract presented at the Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society, 2001.

 

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