Manoochehr Karjoo, MD, 315 464-8444

Manoochehr Karjoo, MD
Appointed 06/29/15
Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8444

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Gastroenterology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Pediatrics

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1974
  • Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania Health System, 1973
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1972
  • Residency: Jacksonville University Hospital, 1970
  • Residency: Shiraz University School of Medicine, Shiraz, Iran, 1968
  • Internship: Shiraz University School of Medicine, Shiraz, Iran, 1965
  • MD: Shiraz University School of Medicine, Iran, 1964

Previous Appointments

  • St. Louis University Hospital, 1988–1992

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology, such as Inflammatory bowel disease, Celiac disease, Faither to thrive and nutritional deficiencies and liver disease in children and adolescents.

Education Interests

  • Teaching medical students, Pediatric residents nearly all subjects in pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and nutrition.

    We give one month elective in Gastroenterology to 3rd and 4th year medical students and one month to PL.1,2,and3 pediatric residents.

Research Interests

  • Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease. Bravo pH Analysis. Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome. Anti IL5 Reslizumab in the treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis, a National Study in progress. Safety and efficacy of infliximab use in children and adolescents.

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Developmental Disabilities

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chronic Hepatitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Failure to Thrive (FTT)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malabsorption, Intestinal
  • Obesity
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vomiting Syndrome


  • Children


  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal pH Test - 24-Hour
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)


  • Onondaga County Medical Society
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Disability Association

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Persian
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