Douglas Pleskow, MD

Douglas Pleskow, MD

Gastroenterology in Boston, MA


 (617) 632-8623

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About Dr. Pleskow


Dr. Douglas Pleskow, MD is a gastroenterologist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Massachusetts. He is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Endoscopy Center and Mount Auburn Hospital.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1987

Case Western Reserve University - University Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1985

Case Western Reserve University - University Hospitals
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1983

University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1982

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Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology

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Medical Licenses

MA State Medical License
1985 - 2021

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Work Experience


Harvard Medical Faculty Phys At Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Wellesley, MA
2013 - Present

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
2007 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Boston, MA

Mount Auburn Hospital
Current Affiliation
Cambridge, MA

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Awards

Fellow
American College of Gastroenterolgoy, 2019

Boston Magazine
Castle Connolly, 2011-2018

President
Massachusetts Gastroenterology Association, 2009-2014

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012

Man of the Year
National Pancreas Foundation, 2009

Fellow (AGAF)
American Gastroenterological Association, 2007

Fellow
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2007

Top MD
Consumers Checkbook

Super Doctor
SuperDoctors.com

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Professional Memberships

American Gastroenterological Association - AGA
Fellow

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy - ASGE
Fellow

American College of Gastroenterology - ACG
Member

Massachusetts Medical Society - MMS
Member

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Publications



PubMed

What constitutes urgent endoscopy? A social media snapshot of gastroenterologists' views during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Endoscopy international open
Bilal, M., Simons, M., Rahman, A. U., Smith, Z. L., Umar, S., Cohen, J., Sawhney, M. S., Berzin, T. M., Pleskow, D. K.
5/2/2020

Effects of Blended (Yellow) vs Forced Coagulation (Blue) Currents on Adverse Events, Complete Resection, or Polyp Recurrence After Polypectomy in a Large Randomized Trial.
Gastroenterology
Pohl, H., Grimm, I. S., Moyer, M. T., Hasan, M. K., Pleskow, D., Elmunzer, B. J., Khashab, M. A., Sanaei, O., Al-Kawas, F. H., Gordon, S. R., Mathew, A., Levenick, J. M., Aslanian, H. R., Antaki, F., von Renteln, D., Crockett, S. D., Rastogi, A., Gill, J. A., Law, R. J., Elias, P. A., Pellise, M., Mackenzie, T. A., Rex, D. K.
3/17/2020

EUS-guided fiducial placement for pancreatobiliary malignancies: safety, infection risk, and use of peri-procedural antibiotics.
Endoscopy international open
Chandnani, M., Faisal, M. F., Glissen-Brown, J., Sawhney, M., Pleskow, D., Cohen, J., Berzin, T. M.
2/6/2020

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