Kristin N. Fiorino, MD

Kristin N. Fiorino, MD

Kristin N. Fiorino, MD, is a board certified Pediatric Gastroenterologist in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is a Clinical Leader in CHOP's Lustgarten Center for GI Motility.

Areas of Expertise: Neurogastroenterology, Hirschsprung's disease and other anorectal malformations, Gastroparesis, Achalasia, Tracheoesophageal fistula, Constipation, Gastroesophageal reflux
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-3630

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ

Internship

Pediatrics - North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Fellowship

Pediatric Gastroenterology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Additional Training

Certificate, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Board Certification

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Director, Lustgarten Motility Center

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2015

Lin HC, Blick, Anupindi SA Fiorino KN: A rare presentation and diagnosis of juvenile polyposis syndrome and hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia overlap syndrome. Clin Imaging 29(2): 321-4, March 2015.

2012

Fiorino K, Lestini B, Nichols KE, Anupindi SA, Maqbool A : An Unusual Case of Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Case Reports in Pediatrics 2011 Page: 1-4, January 2012.

2010

Franciosi J, Fiorino K, Ruchelli E, Shults J, Spergel J, Liacouras CA, et al. Changing upper endoscopy practices in children over a 20 year period: the potential impact on gastrointestinal disease detection rates. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Oct; 51(4):443-447. Cited in PubMed; PMCID: PMC2946469. Read the article

Books

2016

Rosen, John Fiorino, Kristin : Fellows Concise Review 2nd Edition - Neurogastroenterology and Motility. NASPGHAN  2016.

Chapters

2015

Lin, Henry; Fiorino, Kristin; Anupindi, Sudha: A Rare Presentation and Diagnosis of Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome and Hereditary Hemorrhagic Teleangiectasia Overlap Syndrome. Clinical Imaging. Elsevier Science Publishing Company, Inc, 39(2): 321-4, March 2015.

2013

Lin, Henry; Fiorino, Kristin; Anupindi, Sudha: A Rare Presentation and Diagnosis of Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome and Hereditary Hemorrhagic Teleangiectasia Overlap Syndrome. Clinical Imaging. Elsevier Science Publishing Company, Inc, 2013.

2011

Fiorino K: Functional Constipation. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2011 Notes: In press.

Fiorino K: Intestinal Neuronal Dysplasia. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2011 Notes: In press.

Fiorino K: Motility Disorders & Hirschsprung's Disease. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2011 Notes: In press.

Fiorino K: Congenital Aganglionic Megacolon. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2011 Notes: In press.

Fiorino K, Mamula P: Esophageal Foreign Bodies and Caustic Ingestions. Current Opinion in Pediatrics 2011 Notes: In press.

2009

Fiorino K, Boyle JT: Abdominal Pain, Chronic. Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics. Joseph J. Zorc (eds.). Philadelphia, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Page: 130-148, 2009.

2008

Fiorino K, Mascarenhas M: Constipation. 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 5th edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Page: 216-217, 2008.

Fiorino K, Mascarenhas M: Lower GI Bleeding. 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 5th edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Page: 492-493, 2008.

2007

Fiorino K, Mascarenhas RM: Constipation Five Minute Pediatric Consult, 4th Edition. Schwartz W, Bell L, Bingham P, Chung E, Friedman D, Mascarenhas MR, Mamula, Loomes K, Cohen MI (eds.). Williams and Wilkins, Maryland, Page: 216-217, 2007.

2005

Fiorino K, Cox JM. Nutrition and growth. In: The Harriet Lane handbook - a manual for pediatric house officers. 17th ed. Philadelphia: Mosby; 2005. p. 525-608.

Posters and Presentations

2015

Sainath N; Fiorino K: The use of pyridostigmine in a pediatric patient with colonic myopathy  Poster Presentation, NASPGHAN October 2015.

Invited Lectures

2016

"Abdominal Pain in the Pediatric Patient", GI UPDATE 2016 for the Primary Care Provider, Virtua Specialty Care Center, Voorhees, NJ, December 2016.

"Chronic Abdominal Pain and Its Way to Rome", CHOP at Virtua Fall Symposium, Voorhees, NJ, October 2016.

"Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Its Way to Rome", Pediatric CME Conference, University Medical Center of Princeton, Plainsboro, NJ, July 2016.

"Rome Criteria and Functional GI Motility Disorders", Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nursing Conference, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, May 2016.

"Queasy Not Cwazy"_Chronic Nausea and Gastroparesis, Resident Noon Conference, St. Peter's Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ, May 2016.

"To Move or Not to Move": Upper GI Tract Motility, Grand Rounds, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, May 2016.

"Queasy Not Cwazy: Chronic Nausea and Gastroparesis", CME Lecture, Abington, PA, January 2016.

2015

Annual Gastroenterology and Nutrition Symposium:  Contemporary Issues in GI and Nutrition: "To Move or Not To Move", Jersey Shore University Medical Center, December 2015.

"To Move or Not To Move", Greenville Memorial Hospital, Grand Rounds, Greenville, SC, August 2015.

"Rome Criteria and Functional GI Motility Disorders," Crozer-Chester Medical Center, Grand Rounds, Chester, PA, June 2015.

"The Past, Present and Future of GI Motility", Denver Children's Hospital, Denver, CO, April 2015.

2009

Fiorino K, Lestini B, Maqbool A et al. An unusual case of gastrointestinal bleeding [poster]. NASPHGAN Annual Meeting & Post Graduate Course; 2009 Nov; National Harbor, MD.

Awards and Honors

1998, Magna Cum Laude
1994, Edward J. Boustein Distinguished Scholar
1994-1998, Justice Louis D. Brandeis Scholar

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

2015-present, Journal of Pediatrics, reviewer
2012-present, Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, reviewer

Academic and institutional committees

2015-present, POTS Abdominal Pathway Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in professional organizations

2010-present, American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society
2006-present, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
 - 2015-present, Clinical Care and Quality Improvement Committee Member