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Houman Rezaizadeh, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Esophageal Disease Program
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8074

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Esophageal Disease Center

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M.D.UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical SchoolMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterInternal Medicine
FellowshipUConn School of MedicineGastroenterology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Presidential Poster AwardAmerican College of Gastroenterology
Third Place Poster AwardAnnual Dean’s Symposium on Continuous Quality Improvement
Lawrence E. Young Award for Dedication to Patient Care and Teaching
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society - Resident Teaching Award and Honorary Inductee
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation - Humanism in Medicine and Excellence in Residence Teaching Award
The Lawrence Feldman Award for Contribution to Medical Educational Programs
NJMS Alumni Association Scholarship recipient in memory of Antoinette Malanga
Golden Key Honour Society Inductee
Tri-Beta National Biological Honor Society Inductee

Barrett's esophagus, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

Barrett’s esophagus: natural history, diagnosis, and treatment

Journal Articles


  • Esophageal button battery retrieval: Time-in may not be everything
    Mago S, Mavilia MG, Rezaizadeh, H GIE (Submitted) 2021 Oct;

Case Reports


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Use of Upadacitinib in Refractory Esophageal Lichen Planus: Endoscopic Improvement in "Planus" Sight.Poster2022American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting
Dysphagia in the Setting of Absent Esophageal Contractility: A Case for Ruling Out Eosinophilic Esophagitis2022American College of Gastroenterology’s Annual Scientific Meeting
Esophageal Button Battery Retrieval: Time-In May Not Be EverythingPoster2022American College of Gastroenterology’s Annual Scientific Meeting
Evaluation of Health Disparities in Ambulatory pH Testing: Impact of Language PreferencePoster2022UConn Health Annual Dean’s Symposium on Continuous Quality Improvement
Post-Pancreatitis Gastrointestinal Bleed: A Key Association for a Difficult DiagnosisPosterAmerican College of Gastroenterology2018Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid With Refractory DysphagiaPosterAmerican College of Gastroenterology2018Philadelphia, Pennsylvania