Harry Robert Aslanian MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Associate Director, Endoscopy; Director, Yale Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship; Director of Gastroenterology, Yale Health Plan

Specialties & Subspecialties

Cancer Center, Yale: Gastrointestinal Cancer Program | Thoracic Oncology Program

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases: Gastroenterology: Interventional Endoscopy Program

Education & Training

  • B.A., Brown University (1992)
  • M.D., Brown University (1996)
  • Resident, Mayo Clinic,Rochester, MN , Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology 
  • Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine , Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology  (1999 - 2002)
  • Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine , Therapeutic Endoscopy  (2002 - 2003)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

Pancreatic and biliary disease; Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), including fine needle aspiration (FNA); Intestinal submucosal lesions; Endoscopic diagnosis, staging and therapy of gastrointestinal malignancy including Esophageal, pancreatic and rectal cancer, EUS-guided celiac plexus block and neurolysis; Evaluation of pancreatic cysts; Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP): Therapeutic and interventional endoscopy; Esophageal, duodenal and biliary stent placement; Gastrointestinal bleeding including treatment of GAVE; Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), Colonoscopy and polypectomy; Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia


Cancers Treated

Colon (including Rectum), Esophagus, Gastrointestinal (including Stomach), Pancreas


Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology, Board Certified (2002)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Pancreatitis North American Pancreatitis Study II

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