Benny Kerzner, MD Gastroenterologist

Bio

Biography

Benny Kerzner, MD, is a board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist with more than 30 years of experience. In addition to his medical and surgical expertise, he has experience with basic and clinical research. He has been listed as one of Washingtonian Magazine’s top doctors since 1985.

Dr. Kerzner established the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at Children’s National Health System. He has traveled to South Africa to examine nutritional issues and further investigate his interest of feeding disorders in children.

Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Benny Kerzner, MD

Evi's Story

"Every child, every life matters, and Dr. Bear is working to save them all."

Jack's Story

I know exactly how you are feeling! Our baby boy was very sick and no one could figure out what was wrong.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Ipecac Toxicity in Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

(1998) Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy

(1998) Transitioning feeding tube dependent children to oral feeding

Primary Scierosing Cholangitis in WiskottAldrich Syndrome

(2001) Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Society of Pediatric Research Annual Meeting

(1995) Detection of copper binding ligands in rat bile by a new technique

Inflammatory Bowel Diease in Children and Young Adults Correlation of Sonographic and Clinical Parameters during Treatment

(2000) American Journal of Roentgenology

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Maddie's Story

"Right now, you are probably dealing with lots of mixed emotions. I can tell you that the staff in the NICU is amazing, and that you should rely on them as often as possible."

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