LONG BRANCH, N.J., January 22, 2010 –Pediatric gastroenterologist Tina S. Rakitt, M.D., has joined the staff of the Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center.
Dr. Rakitt is board certified both in pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. She earned her medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed residency training in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.
At The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, Dr. Rakitt joins Jonathan Teitelbaum, M.D., section chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition in the Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition. The department focuses on diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the stomach, intestinal tract, colon, liver and pancreas.
Dr. Teitelbaum and Dr. Rakitt care for newborns through adolescents suffering from common and complex digestive problems, such as colic, esophageal disorders and reflux, diarrhea, chronic constipation, vomiting, recurrent abdominal pain and ulcers.
Dr. Rakitt’s professional affiliations include the North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition and the American Academy of Pediatrics. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, call 732-923-6080.
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