Dr. Ilana Fortgang MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr. Ilana Fortgang is a pediatric gastroenterologist in New Orleans, Louisiana and is affiliated with Children's Hospital. She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. She is one of 3 doctors at Children's Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Gastroenterologist: General Pediatric Gasteroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Tulane University
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–2001

Tulane University
Residency, Pediatrics, 2001–2004

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2004–2007

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1996

Publications & Presentations

Melanoma in African-Americans: trends in biological behavior and clinical characteristics over two decades.
Bellows, C. F., Belafsky, P., Fortgang, I. S., Beech, D. J.

Variation in simian immunodeficiency virus env V1 region in simian AIDS-associated lymphoma.
Fortgang, I. S., Rege, T., Baskin, G. B., Murphey-Corb, M., Levy, L. S.

B-cell leukemia in a rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) infected with simian immunodeficiency virus.
Fortgang, I. S., Didier, P. J., Levy, L. S.

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