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Physician Bio

  • Philip O Katz, MD

    Dr. Katz has brought his state-of-the-art esophageal testing laboratory to Einstein and is developing an active clinical and research practice in this area. His research interests include all aspects of gastroesophageal reflux disease, including nocturnal recovery of gastric acid secretion during proton pump inhibitor therapy and esophageal pain perception.

    Dr. Katz is an editorial reviewer for Annals of Internal Medicine, American Journal of Gastroenterology, Gastroenterology, Journal of the American Geriatric Association, and Digestive Diseases and Sciences. He has contributed to the publication of over 120 peer-reviewed papers, numerous abstracts, books, book chapters, and monographs.

    Top Doc, 2011, Philadelphia magazine
    Top Doc, 2012, Philadelphia magazine
    Top Doc, 2013, Philadelphia magazine

    Locations & Hours

    Bowman Gray School of Medicine


    Bowman Gray School of Medicine

    Medical School

    Bowman Gray School of Medicine


    Bowman Gray School of Medicine

    Teaching Appointment

    Thomas Jefferson Univ. Med. School

    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Takes Referrals for:
    • Gastroenterology
    Areas of Interest
    • Achalasia
    • Dept/Div Chair
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux
    • Swallowing Disorder
  • Philip Katz