Najwa El-Nachef, MD



Gastroenterology at Mount Zion
1701 Divisadero St., Suite 120
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 502-4444
Fax: (415) 502-2249

Hours: Monday to Friday
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Board Certification


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Wayne State University School of Medicine 2004


University of Michigan Medical Center 2007


UCSF Medical Center 2011

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Allegretti J, Eysenbach LM, El-Nachef N, Fischer M, Kelly C, Kassam Z. The Current Landscape and Lessons from Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Past, Present, and Future. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Oct; 23(10):1710-1717.
  2. Merenstein D, El-Nachef N, Lynch SV. Fecal microbial therapy: promises and pitfalls. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Aug; 59(2):157-61.
  3. Inadomi JM, Vijan S, Janz NK, Fagerlin A, Thomas JP, Lin YV, Muņoz R, Lau C, Somsouk M, El-Nachef N, Hayward RA. Adherence to colorectal cancer screening: a randomized clinical trial of competing strategies. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Apr 09; 172(7):575-82.
  4. El-Nachef N, Terdiman J, Mahadevan U. Anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy for inflammatory bowel disease in the setting of immunosuppression for solid organ transplantation. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 May; 105(5):1210-1.

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