Physician Profile

Haleh Vaziri, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Associate Director, Gastroenterology-Hepatology Fellowship Program
Office Locations:

UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 6th Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Education and Training:
Medical SchoolTehran University of Medical ScienceMedicine
InternshipStony Brook University Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Massachusetts Medical CenterInternal Medicine
FellowshipStony Brook University Medical CenterGastroenterology and Hepatology
Hospital Affiliation:
  • UConn John Dempsey Hospital
Research Interests:

Current collaborative research projects include the role of vitamin D in IBD flare and the role of black raspberry in ulcerative colitis remission.

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Primary Follicular Lymphoma of the Gastrointestinal Tract: Case Report and Review. Moy, Brian T; Wilmot, Jonathan; Ballesteros, Enrique; Forouhar, Faripour; Vaziri, Haleh. (2016). Journal of gastrointestinal cancer,

Endoscopy in neutropenic and/or thrombocytopenic patients. Tong, Michelle C; Tadros, Micheal; Vaziri, Haleh. (2015). World journal of gastroenterology, 46, (21), 13166-76.

White Light Endoscopy Versus Chromoendoscopy for the Detection of Dysplasia During Inflammatory Bowel Disease Surveillance With Colonoscopy. Vaziri, Haleh; Anderson, Joseph C. (2015). Gastroenterology, 6, (149), 1630-2.

Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: A Review Featuring a Women’s Health Perspective. Marchioni Beery, R, Vaziri, H and Forouhar, F. (2014). Journal of Clinical and Translational Hepatology, 2, (4), 266-284.

Esophageal stricture secondary to drug-induced toxic epidermal necrolysis presenting in an adult: an unusual complication of a rare disease. Njei, Basile; Schoenfeld, Adam; Vaziri, Haleh. (2013). Connecticut medicine, 9, (77), 541-4.