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photo Steven R. Abo, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

Director, Center for Womens' GI Health


Phone: 412-641-2135

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
Administrative Assistant:
Clinical-Procedure Scheduling
Address: 300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-641-2135
Fax: 412-641-3607
Education and Training
BS, Yale University - New Haven, CT, 1986
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Bronx, NY, 1990
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 of Medicine. His research interests include clinical research studies pertaining to the pathogenesis and treatment of functinal bowel disorders. He also serves as the Director for the Center for Women's GI Health.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Abo's clinical interests include GI issues that affect female patients, and general gastroenterology.
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.