Aliza Solomon, D.O.
Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Aliza Solomon, D.O.

Pediatric Gastroenterology

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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female
Language: English


Specialties and Expertise


  • 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)


Dr. Aliza Solomon is Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and Fellowship Director of the Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Training Program. She is also an Associate Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Children's hospital. Dr. Solomon is board-certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology. Her clinical expertise includes all aspects of pediatric gastroenterology with a clinical focus on Eosinophilic Esophagitis/Allergic GI Disorders and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Solomon serves as the Director of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Program. She currently divides her time between patient care, clinical research, and mentoring residents and fellows. In 2016 she received the Teri Li Award in Education from the North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition in Montreal Canada.  In 2021, Dr Solomon received the Distinguished Physician Award from the Crohn's and Colitis Foudation.

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 following studies:

  • Observational registry of children with Crohn's Disease
  • Adrenal Suppression in Medical Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

 DR. SOLOMON'S VIDEOSThe Jellybean Test: Intolerance (w/Shara):'s Milk Protein Allergy in Infants: Problems in Infancy and Childhood: SOLOMON IN THE NEWSNYP Research Spotlight: Pediatric EoE Correlation with Seasonal Airborne Allergies


Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

May 2021 Distinguished Physician Award, Chrons and Colitis Foundation

2019-2023 President, Board of Health, Englewood NJ

Oct 2016 Teri Li Excellence in Education Award, World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition, Montreal, Canada

2015-present Appointed Member, Board of Health, Englewood, NJ

Oct 2014 Poster of Distinction, NASPGHAN Annual Meeting

Feb 2009 Invited Participant, Bringing Together Social Science and Medicine to Study Youth Obesity Causes, Consequences and Solutions

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


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Gastroenterology)

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Associate Attending Pediatrician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

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


Insurance Plans Accepted

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

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

  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Connection
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • WellCare of NY
  • WorldWide Medical

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External Relationships

External Relationships

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