Faculty Profile

Robert Kavitt
Section of Gastroenterology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Kavitt is a gastroenterologist with expertise in esophageal disorders and serves as the Medical Director of the Center for Esophageal Diseases. His academic interests include therapeutic options for eosinophilic esophagitis and assessment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Clinical Interests

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Esophageal motility disorders, Eosinophilic esophagitis, Achalasia, Dysphagia


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  • BA, 2002, Brandeis University, Biology
  • MD, 2006, The University of Chicago,
  • Residency, 2009, The University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2012, Vanderbilt University, Gastroenterology
  • MPH, 2012, Vanderbilt University, Public Health