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Meet the Gastroenterology Physicians
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Digestive & Liver Diseases (Gastroenterology)

Meet the Gastroenterology Physicians

Joann A. Kwah, MD

Practice Specialty
Medical Education
Drexel University College of Medicine
Boston University Medical Center
Boston University Medical Center
Main Location
Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx , NY 10461-2720
Phone: (866) 633-8255
Fax: (929) 263-3953
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Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)
1621 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2604
Phone: (718) 405-8040
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (866) 633-8255
Fax: (718) 920-2058
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Advanced Endoscopy Center
5500 Broadway, Suite A
Bronx, NY 10463-5238
Phone: (718) 548-7900
Fax: (718) 548-8900
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New York GI Center, LLC
1200 Waters Place, Suite M117
Bronx, NY 10461-2728
Phone: (866) 633-8255
Fax: (718) 863-2467
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Montefiore Hutchinson Metro Practice
1200 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2728
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (866) 633-8255
Fax: (718) 653-3154
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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Montefiore Medical Group-Family Care Center (FCC)
3444 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2410
Phone: (718) 920-2273
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Joann Kwah, MD, is Associate Program Director of the Gastroenterology Fellowship Program at Montefiore and Assistant Professor of Medicine at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her clinical focus is on general gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease and colorectal cancer screening.

After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in 1998, Dr. Kwah attended Drexel University College of Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Medicine in 2006. For her postdoctoral training, Dr. Kwah attended Boston Medical Center, completing a residency in Internal Medicine in 2010 and taking on the role of Chief Resident in her final year. Following this, Dr. Kwah completed a fellowship in Gastroenterology in 2013.

Building on her clinical expertise, Dr. Kwah’s research focuses on gastroenterology with particular interest in inflammatory bowel disease and vascular disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. She has contributed to work published in several journals, has written book chapters and reviews and has presented her work regionally.

Dr. Kwah is a fellow in the American College of Gastroenterology as well as a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Gastroenterological Association, New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation.

Joann A. Kwah, MD, Gastroenterology