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Physician Profile

David Kastenberg, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gastroenterology - Barrett's Esophagus
Gastroenterology - Celiac Disease and Management
Gastroenterology - Colon Disease
Gastroenterology - Colonoscopy Screening/Diagnostic
Gastroenterology - Esophageal Disease
Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Gastrointestinal Bleed and Ulcers
Gastroenterology - General
Gastroenterology - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's and Colitis)
Gastroenterology - Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Gastroenterology - Motility and Swallowing Disorders

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
132 South 10th Street
Suite 480
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8900
Voorhees
443 Laurel Oak Road
1st Floor
Voorhees NJ 08043
Phone: (215) 955-8900

Medical Services

Years in Practice

24

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010

Notes

Dr. Kastenberg specializes in: Inherited Colorectal Cancer - Polyposis and Non-Polyposis Disorders, Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention, Capsule Endoscopy of the Small Bowel and Colon, Consultative Gastroenterology, Management of Complicated and Large Colon Polyps, Innovations in Bowel Cleansing for Colonoscopy and Capsule Endoscopy, Management of Barrett's Esophagus, Diagnosis and Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease, Clinical Research in Gastroenterology and Endoscopy

Education

  • New York University School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Temple University Hospital

Residency

  • Temple University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Adenoma detection in excellent versus good bowel preparation for colonoscopy

Increased rates of pregnancy complications in women with celiac disease

Editorial: Hyponatremia - A possible but forgotten consequence of bowel preparation for colonoscopy; Authors' reply

Randomised clinical trial: Polyethylene glycol 3350 with sports drink vs. polyethylene glycol with electrolyte solution as purgatives for colonoscopy - The incidence of hyponatraemia

Idiopathic myointimal hyperplasia of the mesenteric veins

A multicenter, prospective, randomized comparison of a novel signal transmission capsule endoscope to an existing capsule endoscope

The effect on colon visualization during colonoscopy of the addition of simethicone to polyethylene glycol-electrolyte solution: A randomized single-blind study

Refractory pancolitis: A novel presentation of idiopathic myointimal hyperplasia of mesenteric veins

Pulmonary capillaritis: A rare extra-intestinal manifestation of inflammatory bowel disease

Efficacy of morning-only compared with split-dose polyethylene glycol electrolyte solution for afternoon colonoscopy: A randomized controlled single-blind study

Rectal Perforation by Retroflexion of the Colonoscope Managed by Endoclip Closure

An Unusual Cause of Hematemesis

A validation study of 3 grading systems to evaluate small-bowel cleansing for wireless capsule endoscopy: a quantitative index, a qualitative evaluation, and an overall adequacy assessment

Complete resolution of gastric amyloidosis after autologous stem cell transplantation.

Is single-cell apoptosis sufficient for the diagnosis of graft-versus-host disease in the colon?

Providing an endoscopy report to patients after a procedure: a low-cost intervention with high returns

Adenocarcinoma of the prostate presenting as an obstructing rectal mass

Capsule endoscopy diagnosis of radiation enteritis in a patient previously considered to have celiac sprue.

Tolerability and patient acceptance of sodium phosphate tablets compared with 4-L PEG solution in colon cleansing: Combined results of 2 identically designed, randomized, controlled, parallel group, multicenter phase 3 trials

A novel PEG 3350 formulation