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Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
505 East 70th Street, Helmsley Tower, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: 646-962-3869 | F: 646-962-0246
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Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Nutrition
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Food Allergy
  • Feeding Problem
  • Polyps
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Jaundice
  • Constipation
  • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • D.O., New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2002

Honors and Awards

2006-2008  NIH Fellow, R25 grant “Nutrition and Cancer Prevention Collaborative”

2006    Finalist, Irving Weissman Competition for Research on Obesity Prevention

2005    Excellence in Research Award, Maimonides Medical Center

2005    NASPGHAN Fellows Research Award, NASPGHAN First Year Fellows Conference



Assistant Attending Pediatrician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Dr. Aliza Solomon is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and Fellowship Director of the Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Training Program. She is board-certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology. Her clinical expertise includes all aspects of pediatric gastroenterology with a focus on Eosinophilic Esophagitis/Allergic GI Disorders and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  She currently divides her time between patient care, clinical research, and mentoring residents and fellows.

Dr. Solomon received her B.A. in Psychology from Queens College in 1997. She completed her training in osteopathy at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, earning her D.O. degree in 2002.   After completing a three-year residency in pediatrics at Infants and Children's Hospital of Brooklyn, Maimonides Medical Center in 2005, Dr. Solomon was selected for a Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, which she completed in 2008.   Also that year, Dr. Solomon completed the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society's clinical training program at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

Dr Solomon is an appointed member of the Board of Health in Englewod, NJ. 

Dr. Solomon is actively involved in clinical research as well as education. She has worked closely with Dr. Robbyn Sockolow to develop the innovative "jelly bean test," a technique to help children swallow pills and successfully undergo capsule endoscopic procedures.

Dr Solomon is currently enrolling subjects in the follwing studies:

  • Clinical trial for children ages 6-18 with constipation
  • Observational registry of children with Crohn's Disease
  • Adrenal Suppression in Medical Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis


Eosinophilic Esophagitis:

Treatments for Eosinophilic Esophagitis:

The Jellybean Test:

Food Intolerance (w/Shara):

Cow's Milk Protein Allergy in Infants:

Feeding Problems in Infancy and Childhood: