Christine L. Frissora, M.D.

Gastroenterology

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Personal Statement

Dr. Frissora is an Associate Professor of Medicine, The Joan Sanford I. Weill Medical College of Cornell University &Assistant Attending Physician, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Cornell Campus.

Dr. Frissora is board certified in gastroenterology.  She has given numerous invited presentations and directed several courses on Irritable Bowel Syndrome.  Dr. Frissora has been a consultant for Irritable Bowel Syndrome Regional and National Advisory Boards.   Her special interests include Irritable Bowel syndrome; Colonoscopy and Colon Cancer Screening and prevention, and gastrointestinal endoscopy.

Biographical Info

A graduate of Cornell University, Dr. Frissora earned her medical degree from Cornell University in Manhattan and completed her residency at the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She then pursued subspecialty training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the treatment of stomach and intestinal disorders. Dr. Frissora is a faculty member of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. She has given numerous invited presentations and directed several courses on Irritable Bowel Syndrome, an area of expertise.   Dr. Frissora was elected upon the recommendation of peers and the review of ACP-ASIM credentials subcommittee to the Society of Internists. The distinction recognizes achievements in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Honors and Awards

Elected by her peers to the Society of Internists, a distinction that recognizes achievements in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)
Clinical Expertise
Celiac Disease
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Surveillance For Colorectal Cancer
Positive Cologuard
Abdominal Bloating
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
Colonoscopy
Constipation
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis
Diverticulitis
Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
Endoscopy
Colitis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Cancer
Gastrointestinal Intolerance to Foods
General Gastroenterology
Hemorrhoids
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Nausea and Vomiting
Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth
Languages
English
Education 
  • M.D.
    Cornell University Medical College
    1990
  • B.A.
    Cornell University
    1986
Appointments 
  • Associate Attending Physician
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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