Francisco Sylvester, MD

Francisco Sylvester, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology Chapel Hill, NC

Nominated Clinical Professor, UNC School of Medicine Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology


Office Address

  • 333 South Columbia Street
    MacNider Hall 247 - Campus Box 7229
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
    Phone: (919) 966-1343
    Fax: (919) 966-8641

Francisco Sylvester, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology Chapel Hill, NC

Nominated Clinical Professor, UNC School of Medicine Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology: General Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Gastroenterology
  • Clinical Interests: Pediatric IBD, bone health; Mucosal Immunity

Education & Training

  • SUNY Health Science Center at BrooklynSUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
  • Cayetano Heredia UniversityCayetano Heredia University

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License2014 - 2016
  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical License1995 - 2015
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatric Gastroenterology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Most Compassionate DoctorAmerican Registry

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Grant Support

    • Mechanisms Of Bone Loss In Pediatric Crohn DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
      2004 - 2008
    • Mechanisms Of Osteoporosis In Crohn'S DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources
      2004 - 2004
    • Crohns Disease And Osteopenia--Basic Pathogenic MechanismsNational Center For Research Resources
      1998 - 2002

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net Arizona HMO
    • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
    • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Network Health Plan PPO
    • Oxford Health Freedom
    • Oxford Health Liberty
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    • WEA Trust POS-SE
    • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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