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Jay Pasricha, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Pankaj Jay Pasricha, M.B.B.S., M.D.

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  • Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Neurogastroenterology
  • Professor of Medicine

Languages: English, Hindi


Gastroenterology, Motility Disorders, Neurogastroenterology

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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 410-550-0790
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Recruited from Stanford University, where he was chief of gastroenterology for five years, Dr. Pasricha is leading the establishment of the Johns Hopkins Center for Neurogastroenterology. Patients with motility disorders as well as diseases ranging from Parkinsons to Autism, and diabetes to obesity, stand to benefit from his research, which focuses on clinical disorders associated with gastroenterological motility, the biology of the enteric nervous system and visceral pain, neural stem cells and technology development associated with endoscopic research and advancements.

Over the course of his career, Dr. Pasricha has been credited with more than 30 patents for novel gastrointestinal diagnosis and treatment methods. His extensive publications on the enteric nervous system and gut-brain axis have garnered global attention.

Dr. Pasricha practices at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He is also Professor of Innovation Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business. more


  • Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Neurogastroenterology
  • Vice Chair of Medicine Innovation and Commercialization
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Professor of Neuroscience

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  • MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1982)


  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences / Internal Medicine (1984)


  • New England Medical Center / Pulmonary Medicine (1990)
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Gastroenterology (1992)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1988)

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Your Gut, Your Body and Your Brain: What happens when something goes wrong?

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Researchers Discover Death and Rebirth of the Gut Brain, Clinical Connection (Fall 2017)

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