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Bani Chander Roland, MD

Bani Chander Roland, MD
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor of Medicine
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Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station

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  • Assistant Professor
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine


Abdominal Pain, Achalasia, Barrett's Esophagus, Constipation, Diarrheal Disease, Digestive Diseases, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Esophageal Disease, Functional Bowel Disease, Gastroenterology, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Gastroparesis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Neurogastroenterology, Small Bowel Disease, Small Intestinal Bowel Overgrowth, Swallowing Disorders

Research Interests

Small intestinal Dysmotility, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, esophageal motility disorders, upper esophageal sphincter abnormalities, achalasia, gastroparesis


Dr. Roland joins Johns Hopkins from Yale University School of Medicine, where she completed a fellowship in gastroenterology. She specializes in gastrointestinal motility, and her clinical expertise includes gastroesophageal reflux disease,achalasia, gastroparesis, functional bowel disease, small intestinal dysmotility and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.

Dr. Roland has been recognized with several awards and honors, authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and book chapters and is board-certified in both Gastroenterology and Internal medicine.

Undergraduate Degree: The Johns Hopkins University

Medical Degree: New York University School of Medicine

Residency: New York University School of Medicine

Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven Hospital


  • English


2010- Present American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society (ANMS)
2009- Present American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
2009- Present American Gastroenterology Association (AGA)
2009-2010 American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
2002-2006 American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC)
2002-2006 American Medical Womens Association (AMWA)
2002-2006 American Medical Association (AMA)
2000-2002 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
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  • Education +


    • New York University School of Medicine (New York NY) (2006)


    • New York University School of Medicine / Medicine (New York NY) (2009)


    • Yale School of Medicine / Gastroenterology (New Haven CT) (2012)


    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology (2012)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2009)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications


    Chander Roland B, Garcia-Tsao L, Ciarleglio M, Deng Y, Sheth A, Decompensated cirrhotics have slower intestinal transit times as compared to compensated cirrhotics and healthy controls, Accepted for publication 1.2012, J Clin Gastroenterol, In press

    Chander B, Hanley-Williams N, Ciarleglio M, Deng Y, Sheth A, 48 hour Bravo (wireless) Esophageal pH Monitoring Improves Symptom Correlation as Compared to 24 Hour Studies Alone, J Clin Gastroenterol. 2012; 46(3):197-200

    Aslanian H, Chander B, Robert M, Cooper D, Proctor D, Seropian S, Jain D., Prospective Endoscopic evaluation of graft-versus-host disease, Dig Dis Sci. 2012; 57(3):720-5

    Chander B, Fiedler P, Jain D, Eosinophilic Myenteric Ganglionitis: A Case Of Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction in A 93 Year Old Female, J Clinical Gastroenterol, 2011; 45 (4): 314-6

    Chander B, Kule R, Baiocco P, Chokhavatia S, Kotler D, Poles M, Zabar S, Weinshel E, Teaching the Competencies: Using Observed Standardized Clinical Encounters (OSCEs) for Gastroenterology Fellows, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009;7 (5):509-14

    Chander B, Sheth A, Mosapride in the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Disorders, Clinical Medicine Reviews in Therapeutics 2010: 2

    Badithe, A.; David, L.; Chen, Y.G., Chander, B.; Kanduc, D.; Mittelman, A.; Tiwari, R., Peptide mimotopes of oncoproteins as therapeutic agents in breast cancer, Int Journal of Mol Med , 2003; 11(4): 465-471

    Keswani, S; Chander, B; Hasan, C; Griffin, J; MacArthur, J, Hoke, A, Immunophilin ligand FK506 is neuroprotective in an in vitro model of Antiretroviral Toxic Neuropathy, Annals of Neurology, 2003; 53(1):57-64

    Online Peer Reviewed Publications

    Chander B, Are beta blockers indicated in patients with small varices,; August 1, 2007

    Chander B, Obligado S,Tumor Lysis Syndrome and the Role of Urinary Alkalinization,; September 13, 2007

    Chander B, Bergman B, Acute Rheumatic Fever,, August 29, 2008

    Chander B, Evans L, Propofol Infusion syndrome: An Unusual Case of Lactic Acidosis,, October 1, 2008.

    Chander B, The Genetic Information Non Discrimination Act (GINA),, October 25, 2008
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    Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station
    10751 Falls Road
    Falls Concourse
    Lutherville, MD 21093
    Phone: 410-550-8124
    Appointment Phone: 443-583-2888
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    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    4940 Eastern Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    Phone: 410-550-8124
    Appointment Phone: 410-550-8124
    Fax: 410-550-7861
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    Johns Hopkins Medicine - White Marsh
    4924 Campbell Boulevard
    White Marsh, MD 21236
    Phone: 443-442-2200
    Appointment Phone: 443-442-2200
    Fax: 443-442-2222
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