Rana Ammoury, MD

Practice:

Certification(s):

American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Gastroenterology

 

Education:

Medical School:

American University of Beirut

Residency(ies):

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Fellowship(s):

Indiana University School of Medicine

Bio:

Dr. Ammoury was born and raised in Lebanon where she completed medical school at the American University of Beirut. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital where she was recipient of a research award in the field of pediatric gastroenterology. She then went to complete a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Indiana University, Riley Hospital for Children.

Dr. Ammoury takes part in the ImproveCareNow Network, a multi-center collaborative that provides quality improvement techniques and tools that enable participating care providers to achieve the model IBD care practices.

Honors and Awards:

Best retrospective research project,17th Annual Douglas S. Moodie, Pediatric Research Day ( 2006)

Publications:

Rana Ammoury MD, John Emhardt MD, William Aitchison MD, Debra Horn RN, Joseph Croffie MD.
Can Colonic Manometry Studies be Done on the Day of Colonic Motility Catheter Placement? J Peidatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2012;55(3):278-82.

Rana Ammoury MD, Marian Pfefferkorn MD. Significance of Esophageal Involvement in Pediatric Crohn’s Patients. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2011;52(3):291-294.

Rana Ammoury MD, Marc Rosenman PhD, Sandeep Gupta MD. Incidental gastric eosinophils in patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Do they Matter? J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2010;51(6):723-6.

Ammoury RF, Heptulla RA, Tatevian N, Elenberg E.
Laparoscopic adrenalectomy of an adrenal adenoma with myelolipoma relieves severe hypertension in a 16-year-old patient. Pediatric Nephrology. 2006; 21:433-436.

Ammoury RF, Ghishan FK. Inborn Errors of Carbohydrate Metabolism. In FJ Suchy &RJ Sokol & WF Ballistreri, Liver Diseases in Children (4th ed).

Ammoury RF, Ghishan FK. Diarrhea and Its Clinical Implications. In FK Ghishan, & HM Said, Physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract (5th ed).

Ammoury RF, Croffie JM. Malabsorptive disorders of childhood. Pediatrics in Review 2010;31:407-416.

Ammoury, RF and Gupta SK 2010. Colic and Gastrointestinal Gas. In R. Wiley, & J. Hyams, Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. (4th ed).

Ammoury RF, Gupta SK. Mepolizumab in the Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Therapy. 2009; 6:231-237.

Ammoury RF, Pfefferkorn MD, Croffie JM. Chronic Abdominal Pain in Children: Past and Present. World Journal of Pediatrics. 2009;5(2):103-112.


 

Location(s):

CHKD Main Hospital
601 Children's Ln
Norfolk, VA 23518

Harbour View North Office
7021 Harbor View Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23435

Oakbrooke Office
500 Discovery Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23320

Oyster Point Office
11783 Rock Landing Drive
Newport News, VA 23606

Princess Anne Office
2021 Concert Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23456

 

 

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