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photo Steven R. Abo, MD

Director, Center for Womens' GI Health

Email: abo@dom.pitt.edu

Phone: 412-641-2135

Contact
Office: Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition - Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-641-2135
Fax: 412-641-3607
E-mail: abo@dom.pitt.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Debra Washington
Address: Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition - Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
300 Halket St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: washdx@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-641-2135
Fax: 412-641-3607
Education and Training
Education
BS, Yale University - New Haven, CT, 1986
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Bronx, NY, 1990
Training
Internship, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1991
Residency, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1993
Gastroenterology Fellowship, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1995
Research Interest
Dr. Abo’s is an Assistant Professor whose research interests include clinical research studies pertaining to the pathogenesis and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. He also serves as the Director for the Center for Women's GI Health.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Abo's clinical interests include functional bowel disease, GI motility disorders, GI issues which pertain to female patients, and general gastroenterology.
Publications
Selected Publications:
Hashash, J.G., Abo, S., Regueiro, M. An unusual cause of lower gastrointestinal bleeding in Crohn's disease. Malignant infiltration with Epstein-Barr virus-positive diffuse large B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Gastroenterology. 2012; 142(7): 1421.
Sung, V.W., Borello-France, D., Dunivan, G., Gantz, M., Lukacz, E.S., Moalli, P., Newman, D.K., Richter, H.E., Ridgeway, B., Smith, A.L., Weidner, A.C., Meikle, S. Methods for a multicenter randomized trial for mixed urinary incontinence: rationale and patient-centeredness of the ESTEEM trial. International Urogynecology Journal. 2016.