Philip G Holtzapple, MD

Philip G Holtzapple, MD
Appointed 03/01/78
STE205 Hill Medical Center
1000 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1600

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Gastroenterology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1970, Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania Health System, 1968, Gastroenterology
  • Residency: University of Pennsylvania Health System, 1966, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Pennsylvania State University, 1963

Specialties & Certification

  • Gastroenterology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • AVM - GI Vessel
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Alcoholic Fatty Liver
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Sphincter Tear
  • Anemia
  • Angiodysplasia of Intestine
  • Ascites, Malignant
  • Barretts Esophagitis
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Bright Red Blood per Rectum
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis, Unspecified
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Early Satiety
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dysmotility
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fatigue
  • Fecal Impaction
  • Fecal Urgency
  • GI Bleed
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Guaiac Positive Stool
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatoma, Malignant
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incomplete Defecation
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intestinal Gas
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jaundice
  • Liver Transplant
  • Malabsorption, Intestinal
  • Melena
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Mass
  • Polyps in the Colon and Rectum
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Pouchitis
  • Proctalgia Fugax
  • Proritis Ani
  • Rectal Pain
  • Stomach Flu
  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vomiting Syndrome
  • Weight Loss

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Agile Capsule
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy
  • Biliary Manometry
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Endoscopic Argon Plasma Coagulation
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Manometry Test
  • Esophageal pH Test - 24-Hour
  • Esophageal pH Test - 48-Hour
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ileoscopy
  • Lactose and Glucose Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • PillCam Esophageal and PillCam Small Bowel
  • Stool Occult Blood Testing

Associations/Memberships

  • Northeastern Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA)
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN)
  • Gastroenterology Research Group (GRG)
  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
  • Society for Pediatric Research
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Publications

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Research Abstract

Selected References

Holtzapple, P.G. (1992) The diagnosis and therapy of cirrhosis and it's complications. The Office Management of Digestive Diseases. Ed. J.T. Danzi and J.A. Scopellitis, Lea Febriger.

Veerabagu, M.P., Opara, E., Meguid, M.M., Nandi, J., Gleason, J.R., Oler, A., Holtzapple, P.G., and Levine, R.A. (1996) Mode of food intake reduction in Lewis rats with indomethacin-induced ileitis. Physiology & Behavior, 60:1.

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