Joanne Lai, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
Specialties:Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Dr. Joanne Lai is a Clinical Instructor in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dr. Lai completed her undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and obtained her medical degree at Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in Pediatrics at Cohen Children's Medical Center of North Shore LIJ, followed by a faculty position in their Division of General Pediatrics. She then completed her fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mount Sinai. Her research during fellowship involved the effect of a Chinese herbal preparation in children with Crohn's disease and has been presented at national conferences. She plans on continuing clinical research projects in the fields of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. Dr. Lai cares for children with a variety of gastrointestinal and liver diseases including inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, reflux, constipation, hepatitis, liver failure, and liver transplant.
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Liver Failure/Liver Transplantation
- Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
MD, SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital
Lai J, Taouli B, Iyer K, Arnon R, Thung S, Magid M, Kerkar N. Cholangiolocellular Carcinoma in a Pediatric Patient with Small Duct Sclerosing Cholangitis: A Case Report. Semin Liver Dis 2012; 32: 36-6.
Levine J, Lai J, Edelman M, Schuval S. Conservative long-term treatment of children with eosinophilic esophagitis. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2012; 108: 363-6.