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photo Marc B. Schwartz, MD

Gastroenterology

Email: schwartzm@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-2183

Contact
Office: Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
3708 Fifth Ave. - Medical Arts Bldg., Room 400.4
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-647-2183
Fax: 412-864-1204
E-mail: schwartzm@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Nicole Fisher
Address: Div of GI Hep & Nutr - IBD Center
UPMC Presbyterian - G-314 - 200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: fishern2@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-647-4194
Fax: 412-864-1204
Administrative Assistant:
Laurlena Gethers
Address: Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition- IBD Center
UPMC Presbyterian, G-314 - 200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: gethersl3@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-647-4194
Fax: 412-864-1204
Administrative Assistant:
Daniel Simms
Address: Div of GI, Hep & Nutr - IBD Center
UPMC Presbyterian, G-314 - 200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Email: simmsd@upmc.edu
Phone: 412-647-2183
Fax: 412-864-1204
Education and Training
Education
BA, University of Michigan, 1996
MD, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
Training
Resident, University of Michigan, 2003
Fellowship, University of Chicago, 2007
Research Interest
An Assistant Professor, Dr. Schwartz's research involves cost and utilization of IBD care as well as colon cancer in IBD patients.
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Selected Publications:
Jiang J, Click B, Anderson AM, Koutroubakis IE, Rivers CR, Hashash JG, Dunn MA, Schwartz M, Swoger J, Barrie A, Regueiro M, Chang CC, Binion DG. Group-Based Trajectory Modeling of Healthcare Financial Charges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Comprehensive Phenotype. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2016; 7(7): e181.
Kabbani TA, Koutroubakis IE, Schoen RE, Ramos-Rivers C, Shah N, Swoger J, Regueiro M, Barrie A, Schwartz M, Hashash JG, Baidoo L, Dunn MA, Binion DG. Association of Vitamin D Level With Clinical Status in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A 5-Year Longitudinal Study. Kabbani TA, Koutroubakis IE, Schoen RE, Ramos-Rivers C, Shah N, Swoger J, Regueiro M, Barrie A, Schwartz M, Hashash JG, Baidoo L, Dunn MA, Binion DG. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016; 111(5): 712-9.
Seminerio JL, Koutroubakis IE, Ramos-Rivers C, Hashash JG, Dudekula A, Regueiro M, Baidoo L, Barrie A, Swoger J, Schwartz M, Weyant K, Dunn MA, Binion DG. Impact of Obesity on the Management and Clinical Course of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2015; 21(12): 2857-63.
Ramos-Rivers C, Regueiro M, Vargas EJ, Szigethy E, Schoen RE, Dunn M, Watson AR, Schwartz M, Swoger J, Baidoo L, Barrie A, Dudekula A, Youk AO, Binion DG. Association between telephone activity and features of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014; 12(6): 986-94.
Juneja M, Baidoo L, Schwartz MB, Barrie A 3rd, Regueiro M, Dunn M, Binion DG. Geriatric inflammatory bowel disease: phenotypic presentation, treatment patterns, nutritional status, outcomes, and comorbidity. Dig Dis Sci. 2012; 57(9): 2408-15.
Sponsored Research/Activities
Title: Assess Colonic Inflammation Regulatory Pathways in Healthy Donors and Crohn's Disease Patients: Collaborative Program with University of Pittsburgh and Takeda California
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Start Year: 2018
End Year: 2021
Title: Open Label, Randomized, Multicenter, Comparative Effectiveness Trial of Specific Carbohydrate and Mediterranean Diets to Induce Remission in Patients with Crohns Disease
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: University of Pennsylvania
Start Year: 2017
End Year: 2020
Notable Achievements
Member, American College of Gastroenterology, 2005 - Present
Member, American Gastroenterological Association, 2005 - Present
Pittsburgh Best Doctors 2021-22 (Pittsburgh Magazine & Castle Connolly), 2021