Dr. Chutkan's Background
Sharecare expert Dr. Chutkan is a board certified Gastroenterologist and the founder and medical director of the Digestive Center for Women, an integrative practice that includes nutritional optimization, exercise and stress reduction as part of the therapeutic approach to digestive diseases. Dr Chutkan has authored dozens of journal articles and book chapters and has been a featured lecturer throughout the United States and Europe. She has served as a medical consultant for Discovery Health Channel and National Geographic and has been a frequent guest on The Dr Oz show, The Early Show and The Doctors, in addition to regular local network appearances. Dr Chutkan is the founder of Gutrunners (www.gutrunners.com) - a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving digestive health through diet and exercise. She is an avid snowboarder and marathon runner and enjoys Vinyasa yoga. She is passionate about helping her patients live not just longer, but better.
- New York Presbyterian Hospital
- Medical School, 1991
- Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
- New York, NY