Sharon Wolfson, MD

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Sharon Wolfson, MD, is a fellow with the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Gastroenterology, Motility
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSM), Miami, FL


Internal Medicine-Pediatrics - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Internal Medicine – American Board of Internal Medicine
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles


Departments and Services




Wolfson S, Wilhelm Z, Opekun AR, Orth R, Shulman RJ, Chumpitazi BP. Clinical Characterization of Pediatric Gastroparesis Using a Four-hour Gastric Emptying Scintigraphy Standard. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2021 Jun 1;72(6):848-853 PMID: 33605658.


Than, Jeffrey K. BS; Cano, Joseph MD; Sheikh, Rehman MD; Wolfson, Sharon MD; Thrift, Aaron PhD; Munnur, Uma MD, MBBS; Sealock, Robert J. MD S0588 Outcomes of Retained Gastrointestinal Debris During Upper Endoscopy, The American Journal of Gastroenterology: October 2020 - Volume 115 - Issue - p S259.

Wolfson, Sharon MD; Whitfield Van Buren, Kristin MD, Very Early Onset of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in a Patient With Long-Segment Hirschsprung's Disease, ACG Case Reports Journal: March 2020 - Volume 7 - Issue 3 - p e00353.

Awards and Honors

2018, Nomination for the AAMC Orr Community Service Recognition Award
2014, 2nd Place in the ESRF Clinical Science Poster Presentation
2013, NASPGHAN Foundation Mentored Summer Student Research Program Funding Recipient
2012, Magna Cum Laude, Boston University
2012, Earle and Mildred Bailey Memorial Award Winner

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2020-present, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
2016-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
2016-present, American College of Physicians