Dr. Benjamin (Ben) Gold
Benjamin D. Gold, MD, joined Children’s Center for Digestive Healthcare (CCDHC). in 2009. Prior to joining CCDHC, Dr. Gold was a Marcus Chair of Pediatric Gastroenterology, tenured Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology, and Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology. Dr. Gold received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. He completed an internship and residency in Pediatrics at Emory University, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, where he also completed his research fellowship as a Medical Research Council of Canada Fellow. Dr. Gold has published over 150 peer-reviewed manuscripts, >30 book chapters, is a sought-after lecturer on upper GI disease in children, as well as, international thought leader on pediatric esophageal disease (GERD; eosinophilic esophagitis, EoE), Helicobacter pylori, as well as gut-microbial interactions leading to intestinal inflammation, allergy and immune-mediate disease, including pediatric inflammatory bowel disease.