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Name
Amar Naik
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Assistant Professor
Primary Department
Gastroenterology
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Specialties
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ulcerative Colitis & Crohn's Disease
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy-Endoscopy
Locations
Loyola Outpatient Center
Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge
Loyola Medicine at Palos Health South Campus
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Gastroenterology
Education
Medical School
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago
Residencies
Medical College of Wisconsin, Internal Medicine
Fellowships
Medical College of Wisconsin, Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Hobbies
Sports
Family/Friends
Patient Education
Exercise
Summaries
Publications: Ulitsky A, Ananthakrishnan AN, Naik AS, Skaros S, Zadvornova Y, Binion DG, Issa M. Vitamin D deficiency in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: association with disease activity and quality of life. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2011 May; 35 (3): 308-16 Qumseya BJ, Ananthakrishnan AN, Skaros S, Bonner M, Issa M, Zadvornova, Naik A, Perera L, Binion DG. QuantiFERON TB gold testing for tuberculosis screening in an inflammatory bowel disease cohort in the United States. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011 Jan; 17(1):77-83. Naik, AS, Venu N. Nutritional Care in Adult Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Practical Gastro. 2012 June Ananthakrishnan AN, Zadvornova Y, Naik AS, Issa M, Perera LP. Impact of pregnancy on health-related quality of life of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. J Dig Dis 2012 Sep; 13(9): 472-7. Ananthakrishnan AN, Beaulieu DB, Ulitsky A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Naik A, Perera L, Issa M, Binion DG, Saeian, K. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2010 Mar; 16(3): 494-500. Bautista MC, Otterson MF, Zadvornova Y, Naik AS, Stein DJ, Venu N, Perera LP. Surgical Outcomes in the Elderly with Inflammatory Bowel Disease are Similar to Those in the Younger Population. Dig Dis Sci. 2013 Jul 9. Abstracts: 1. Naik A, Weber L, Knox J, Emmons J, Skaros S, Issa M, Binion D. “Long-term methotrexate maintenance immunomodulator therapy in ulcerative colitis.” Digestive Disease Week Washington DC May 2007. 2. Naik A, Qumseya B, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Beaulieu D, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Anti-TNF therapy for Crohn’s Disease: Predictors of dose escalation and early discontinuation by 1 year of therapy. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): W1102. 3. Qumseya B, Naik A, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Increased BMI is not associated with dose escalation and failure of adalimumab therapy in Crohn’s Disease. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): 1106. 4. Beaulieu D, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Stein D, Skaros S, Johnson K, Antonik S, Mepani R, Naik A, Binion D, Perera L. Seasonal variation in HRQoL and disease activity in patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Tertiary Care Center Experience. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): M1158. 5. Beaulieu D, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Stein D, Mepani R, Antonik S, Skaros S, Johnson K, Naik A, Perera L, Binion D. Does duration of disease impact health related quality of life (HRQoL) in Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): M1156. 6. Venu M, Naik A, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Early infliximab infusion in hospitalized severe UC patients: One year outcome. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): S152. 7. Chiplunker A, Ananthakrishnan A, Beaulieu D, Naik A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Long-term impact of Clostridium difficile on Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): S1145. 8. Ananthakrishnan A, Beaulieu D, Issa M, Naik A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Saeian K. Does primary sclerosing cholangitis impact quality of life in patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1): S1160. 9. Venu M, Naik A, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Early Infliximab Infusion in Hospitalized Severe UC Patients: One Year Outcome. Gastroenterology 2009; 136(5). Supplement 1, Page A-201. 10. Naik A, Qumseya B, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Beaulieu D, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Anti-TNF therapy for Crohn’s Disease: Predictors of dose escalation and early discontinuation by 1 year of therapy. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (5). Supplement 1, Page A-654. 11. Chiplunker A, Ananthakrishnan A, Beaulieu D, Naik A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera L, Binion D, Issa M. Long-term impact of Clostridium Difficile on Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (5). Supplement 1, Page A-199. 12. Ananthakrishnan AN, Beaulieu D, Naik AS, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Perera LP, Issa M, Binion DG, Saeian K. Does Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Impact Quality of Life in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Gastroenterology 2009; 136 (Suppl 1):S1160. 13. Naik A, Ananthakrishnan A, Zadvornova Y, Skaros S, Johnson K, Issa M. “Low Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D levels: association with lower bone density in Crohn’s disease population.”Presented as a Poster at Clinical Nutrition Week (American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition) New Orleans, LA, February 2009. 14. Zadvornova Y, Ananthakrishnan AN, Stein D, Skaros S, Johnson K, Naik AS, Perera LP, Issa M. Infliximab Monotherapy vs. Combined Infliximab-immunomodulator Therapy in Ulcerative Colitis. Gastroenterology 2010; 138(5), Supplement 1, Page S-690. 15. Venu M, Naik AS, Ananthakrishnan AN, Zadvornov
Publications
Gupta, N; Verma, G; Venu, M; Naik, A; Shastri, NEndoscopic suturing of esophageal stent into skin flap after laryngectomy. VideoGIE : an official video journal of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2018 ;3(1)
Quan, E; Mahmood, R; Naik, A; Sargon, P; Shastri, N; Venu, M; Parada, JP; Gupta, NUse of adenosine triphosphate to audit reprocessing of flexible endoscopes with an elevator mechanism. American Journal of Infection Control 2018 ;
Groom, ML; Turin, A; Naik, ASHematuria and Diarrhea: A Case Report. Gastroenterology 2016 ;151(3)
Bautista,M. C.; Otterson,M. F.; Zadvornova,Y.; Naik,A. S.; Stein,D. J.; Venu,N.; Perera,L. P.Surgical outcomes in the elderly with inflammatory bowel disease are similar to those in the younger population Digestive diseases and sciences 2013 ;58(10):2955-2962
Perera,L. P.; Ananthakrishnan,A. N.; Guilday,C.; Remshak,K.; Zadvornova,Y.; Naik,A. S.; Stein,D. J.; Massey,B. T.Dyssynergic defecation: a treatable cause of persistent symptoms when inflammatory bowel disease is in remission Digestive diseases and sciences 2013 ;58(12):3600-3605
Ananthakrishnan,A. N.; Zadvornova,Y.; Naik,A. S.; Issa,M.; Perera,L. P.Impact of pregnancy on health-related quality of life of patients with inflammatory bowel disease Journal of digestive diseases 2012 ;13(9):472-477
Ulitsky,A.; Ananthakrishnan,A. N.; Naik,A.; Skaros,S.; Zadvornova,Y.; Binion,D. G.; Issa,M.Vitamin D deficiency in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: association with disease activity and quality of life JPEN.Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition 2011 ;35(3):308-316
Qumseya,B. J.; Ananthakrishnan,A. N.; Skaros,S.; Bonner,M.; Issa,M.; Zadvornova,Y.; Naik,A.; Perera,L.; Binion,D. G.QuantiFERON TB gold testing for tuberculosis screening in an inflammatory bowel disease cohort in the United States Inflammatory bowel diseases 2011 ;17(1):77-83
Ananthakrishnan,A. N.; Beaulieu,D. B.; Ulitsky,A.; Zadvornova,Y.; Skaros,S.; Johnson,K.; Naik,A.; Perera,L.; Issa,M.; Binion,D. G.; Saeian,K.Does primary sclerosing cholangitis impact quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease? Inflammatory bowel diseases 2010 ;16(3):494-500