• 2547 Citations
1982 …2018
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Research Interests

Clinical and Research interests include Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) in pediatric populations including studying the mechanisms of fibrosis and remodeling,identifying non invasive biomarkers to assess recurrence of esophageal inflammation. Also interested and I am studying the impact of elimination diets in inducing and maintaining clinical and histological remission in children with EoE.

Research relating to all aspects of eosinophilic esophagitis encompassing the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment

Provide compassionate and comprehensive care for children with gastrointestinal disorders

Certifications and Licenses

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Pediatrics

Training Experience

1978Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics
1979Residency, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
1981Residency, Children's Hospital, Detroit
1983Fellowship, Children's Hospital, Detroit

Education/Academic qualification

MBBS, Grant Medical College, Bombay India

… → 1976

Research interests

  • Clinical Research
  • Food Allergy
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • TGF-beta
  • Translational Research

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Grants 2012 2018

Research Output 1982 2018

Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children: Endoscopic Findings at Diagnosis and Post-intervention

Bolton, S. M., Kagalwalla, A. F. & Wechsler, J. B., Jan 1 2018, In : Current gastroenterology reports. 20, 1, 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Endoscopy
Exudates and Transudates
Edema
Histology
9 Citations (Scopus)
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Endoscopy
Therapeutics
Area Under Curve
Eosinophilia
47 Citations (Scopus)

Budesonide Oral Suspension Improves Symptomatic, Endoscopic, and Histologic Parameters Compared With Placebo in Patients With Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Dellon, E. S., Katzka, D. A., Collins, M. H., Hamdani, M., Gupta, S. K., Hirano, I., Kagalwalla, A. F., Lewis, J., Markowitz, J., Nurko, S., Wo, J., Dellon, E., Gunasekaran, T. S., Hirano, I., Gupta, S., Pasternak, B., Ellis, M., Peterson, K., Falk, G., Leung, J. & 9 othersPrestridge, L., Hart, M., Leleiko, N., Vaezi, M., Cherry, R., Katzka, D., Friedenberg, K., Assouline-Dayan, Y. & Mukkada, V., Mar 1 2017, In : Gastroenterology. 152, 4, p. 776-786.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Budesonide
Deglutition Disorders
Suspensions
Placebos
36 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of a 4-Food Elimination Diet for Children With Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Kagalwalla, A. F., Wechsler, J. B., Amsden, K., Schwartz, S., Makhija, M. M., Olive, A., Davis, C. M., Manuel-Rubio, M., Marcus, S., Shaykin, R., Sulkowski, M., Johnson, K., Ross, J. N., Riffle, M. E., Groetch, M., Melin-Aldana, H., Schady, D., Palac, H., Kim, K. Y. A., Wershil, B. K. & 2 othersCollins, M. H. & Chehade, M., Nov 1 2017, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 15, 11, p. 1698-1707.e7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Diet
Food
Triticum
Ovum