Mitchell I. Conn, MD

Jefferson University Physician
Department of Medicine
Divison of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Clinical Associate Professor

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastroenterology – Esophageal Disease/Cancer
  • Gastroenterology – Pancreatic, Bile Duct & Gallbladder
  • Gastroenterology – GI Bleeding
  • Gastroenterology – Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology – Liver Disease/Cancer
  • Gastroenterology – Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology – GI Cancers

Years In Practice

25

Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Inspira Health Network
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

Medical/Professional School & Year of Graduation
New York University School of Medicine, 1980

1975 B.A. Clark University

2003 MBA Healthcare Management Temple University

Internship
North Shore University Hospital

Residency
North Shore University Hospital

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY

Fellowship
Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Post Doctoral Training

1980 1983 Three year Internal Medicine Residency Cornell University Medical School Postgraduate Training Program at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, L.I. and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, N.Y.

1983 1985 Fellowship in Gastroenterology
The Graduate Hospital
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19146

1985 1986 Research Fellowship in Gastroenterology
The Graduate Hospital
Henry L. Bockus Research Institute
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine,Philadelphia, PA 19146

1985 1986 Henry L. Bockus Fellowship
The Bockus International Society of Gastroenterology

1986-1987 Advanced Pancreaticobiliary Endoscopic Training
Dr. Peter B. Cotton
Department of Gastroenterology
The Middlesex Hospital
London, WIN 8AA

Certification

1983 American Board of Internal Medicine

1985 American Board of Internal Medicine
Specialty Certification in Gastroenterology

Licensure

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

Awards and Honors

1975 Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

1984 American Medical Association
Physicians Recognition Award

1984 University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine Honor Roll
for Distinction in Teaching

1985 Henry L. Bockus Research fellowship Award

2002 Philadelphia Magazine “Top Doc”

2003 Beta Gamma Sigma
Business school national honor society

2007 Thomas Jefferson Medical School
Outstanding Teacher and Mentor

Expertise and Research Interests

Dr. Conn has been practicing gastroenterology and hepatology for 20 years. His major areas of clinical expertise include diseases of the pancreas,liver, gallbladder and bile ducts. Disorders of the small bowel including Crohn”s Disease and obscure gastroointestinal bleeding, and Ulcerative Colitis.

In addition to having expertise in standard endoscopy and colonoscopy, Dr. Conn is highly trained in advanced endoscopic procedures including ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography), Capsule Endoscopy and Double Balloon enteroscopy. He is the Director of Endoscpic Training for the Gastorenterology Fellowship Training Program.