Jeffery Lewis, M.D.

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Chief, Gastroenterology
Children's Helathcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

Practice
GI Care for Kids
Atlanta, GA

Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Wake Forest University Medical School, Winston-Salem, NC
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Massachusetts General Hospital & Boston Children's Hospital (joint venture), Boston, MA

Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow 
  • North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • American Gastroenterologic Association, Fellow 
  • Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics, Board of Directors

Publications / Presentations
Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

Awards/Honors
  • Founder of Georgia's only chapter of R.O.C.K. (Raising Our Celiac Kids). This is a local chapter of a national support group for families affected by celiac disease, an immunologic intolerance to wheat.
  • Department of Public Health, Maternal and Child Health Award, Treating Children with Special Healthcare Needs, 2015
  • Started Georgia's first pediatric fecal transplant program at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
  • Former section chief for Pediatric GI, Scottish rite hospital
  • Founder of Camp Weekaneatit
  • Director of Research, GI Care for Kids

Professional Interests
  • Celiac disease and gluten sensitivity
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Fecal microbiotia transplant
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Autism and GI problems

 


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