Harry Aslanian, MD

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

Physician Biography

Dr. Aslanian specializes in complex and advanced endoscopic procedures. He performs advanced endoscopic imaging, endoscopic ultrasound, EUS- fine needle aspiration and biopsy, ERCP, advanced endoscopic imaging and resection techniques for early cancer and enteral stenting. A combination of tools are utilized to evaluate and potentially treat early intestinal malignancy including Barrett's esophagus, early gastric cancer and colon polyps. He specializes in the performance of endoscopic ultrasound to evaluate abnormalities of the pancreas including pancreas and bile duct abnormalities including pancreas cysts, pancreas cancer and bile duct obstruction to due stones and tumors. He has been the Director of the Yale Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship since 2004.

Clinical Interests

  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Pancreas
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases: Gastroenterology: Interventional Endoscopy Program | Thoracic Oncology Program

Yale Cancer Center: Gastrointestinal Cancers Program | Thoracic Oncology Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology AB of Internal Medicine (2002)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Pancreas Phase II Study to Evaluate Neoadjuvant Modified FOLFIRINOX and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Pancreas, Prevention The Cancer of the Pancreas Screening-5 (CAPS5) Study

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Contact Info

Harry Aslanian, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Gastrointestinal Cancers ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 8th Floor Multispecialty Care Center

New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Digestive DisordersYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Digestive DiseasesPO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056

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