Director, Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Program
Dr. Marion-Anna Protano specializes in fecal microbiota transplant, colon cancer screening and detection, diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower endoscopies, complex inflammatory bowel disease, capsule endoscopy, management of chronic liver diseases, and women’s health.
Dr. Protano received her medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. She completed her internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY. In her final year, she was named chief gastroenterology fellow and was given the Eric Lemmer MD, PhD Memorial Award.
Dr. Protano is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Throughout her career, Dr. Protano has delivered numerous presentations on various gastrointestinal issues at major conferences which resulted in several distinguished awards. She also has authored multiple publications in book chapters and medical journals dedicated to research in the field of gastroenterology, including an international, multi-center trial for esophageal squamous cell cancer, in addition to publications regarding inflammatory bowel disease, endoscopy, and liver disease.