Matthew A. Ciorba, MD, is chief of the gastroenterology division's inflammatory bowel disease program at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Dr. Ciorba leads nine clinicians and one psychologist specializing in IBD management. He's also an associate professor of medicine in the division of gastroenterology. His research focuses on creating new therapies for colon cancer and IBD. Dr. Ciorba treats patients at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital in Creve Coeur, Mo., and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
Dr. Ciorba earned his medical degree from the University of Iowa in Iowa City.