Jonathan S. Levine, MD

jonathan-levine-mdPhysician, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy

Dr. Jonathan S. Levine, an important member of the team of clinicians staffing the CIRCLE program at the BWH Crohn’s and Colitis Center, has experience with patients from diverse backgrounds and needs. He works closely patient of all ages, including young patients making the transition from pediatric to adult IBD care.  He takes a holistic approach to all patients and their families so their social, psychological and medical needs are met.

Dr. Levine is an active member of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and speaks at CCFA meetings and patient symposiums. As a researcher, he has been involved in studies of hospital management of ulcerative colitis, treatment protocols for the biologic medications used to treat IBD and the use of medical marijuana for Crohn’s disease.  He is also involved in various quality initiative projects at the Center.

In addition to being an associate physician in the Division of Gastroenterology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dr. Levine is on the consulting staff of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and is an instructor in medicine at Harvard Medical School.

He has co-authored peer-reviewed publications and has given numerous talks and lectures about IBD to medical students, residents, and research fellows.

Dr. Levine is a graduate of Boston University and Tufts University School of Medicine. He trained as a resident at Boston Medical Center and as a fellow at Cooper University Medical Center/University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.