Dr. Joshua Korzenik has been practicing medicine for 27 years. Dr. Korzenik graduated from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University in 1987. He practices medicine in Boston, MA, and 1 other location and specializes in Gastroenterology. Dr. Korzenik has been involved in IBD research and care of patients for almost 25 years.
His concept that Crohn’s disease originates with a defect in the innate immune system has opened up new avenues of research and possible therapies, and he is among the investigators now researching the intestinal microbiome for clues about the role it may play in the development of IBD as well as its treatment.