Dr. Haleh Pazwash, MD

Dr. Haleh Pazwash, MD


Gastroenterology | Female | 44 years old

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Dr. Haleh Pazwash is a gastroenterologist at Gastroenterology Associates of New Jersey (GANJ). She is double board certified by the...Read more

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West New York, NJ |
Dr. Pazwash is a professional, caring and excellent physician who concentrates on her patients concerns. Highly recommended!
in Haddonfield, NJ |
Dr Pazwash was very dismissive to my mother who went in with major symptoms of no appetite, fullness in her stomach as the day went on and weight loss. The Dr ran no blood work and simply preformed an endoscopy. When that showed nothing she dismissed my mother telling her she needs to see a shrink. It is now 2 months later and my mother was diagnosed (by another Dr) with a mass in her pancreas that is most likely a tumor. Dr Pazwash should not be practicing medicine and I urge you to find anothe
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Dr. Haleh Pazwash is a gastroenterologist at Gastroenterology Associates of New Jersey (GANJ). She is double board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Gastroenterology.

In addition to her position at GANJ, Dr. Pazwash is the Chairman of Endoscopy and a member of the medical board as Representative-at-Large at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ.

Prior to her position at GANJ, Dr. Pazwash was in private practice and a partner at Gastrointestinal Associates, P.A. in Ridgewood, NJ. She also volunteered as an associate clinical professor at St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center in New York, NY.

Dr. Pazwash completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center and a residency in internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She received her medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and her Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ.

Dr. Pazwash has conducted extensive research, published articles and presented throughout the course of her career, primarily focusing on aspects of endoluminal gastroplication (ELGP). She has also given lectures on various gastrointestinal disorders and diagnostic procedures.

She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for GI Endoscopy and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Dr. Pazwash's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Gastroenterology
  •  Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders


  • Medical School
    Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

    Graduated in 1997

  • Internship Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson U Hosp

    Completed in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson U Hosp

    Completed in 2000

  • Fellowship Hospital
    St Vincent's Hosp

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Performed

  • Anoscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy