Digestive & Liver Diseases (Gastroenterology)
Meet the Gastroenterology Physicians
Dana J. Lukin, MD,PhD
- Practice Specialty
- Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
- Medical Education
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
- Mount Sinai Hospital
- New York Presbyterian Hospital
- Main Location
Montefiore Westchester Faculty Practice
495 Central Park Avenue
Scarsdale, NY 10583-1068
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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5500 Broadway, Suite A
Bronx, NY 10463-5238
Phone: (718) 548-7900
Fax: (718) 548-8900
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3444 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2410
Phone: (718) 920-2273
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1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Medicine (Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases), Einstein
- Administrative Title
- Director, Einstein-Montefiore Program for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Attending Physician, Medicine (Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases), Montefiore
- Clinical Focus
- Dana J. Lukin, MD, PhD, specializes in the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease, including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
- Research Focus
Dr. Lukin is involved in clinical trials and clinical and translational studies in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Active studies include stage II and III randomized controlled clinical trials in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, translational studies of the role of indoles in intestinal permeability and immune regulation via the pregnane X receptor and TLR4 in IBD, the burden of irritable bowel syndrome among patients with IBD, and the relation of the fecal microbiome to biologic therapy in IBD, among others.
Dr. Lukin actively involved in collaborative research projects with IBD-REMEDY (Research Mentoring Education New York), New York Crohn’s and Colitis Organization and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Clinical Research Alliance.
Dana J. Lukin, MD, PhD, received his medical and graduate training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where he also completed residency in internal medicine. He then went on to fellowship training in gastroenterology at Columbia University Medical Center.
In his capacity as Director of the Einstein-Montefiore Program for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Dr. Lukin works closely with colleagues in affiliated specialties in order to provide comprehensive care for patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
He is involved in clinical trials and clinical and translational research in IBD, and serves on the Chapter Medical Advisory Committee for the New York Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. He is also a founding member of IBD-REMEDY (Research Mentoring Education New York) and serves on the Executive Committee of the New York Crohn’s and Colitis Organization.