Physician Profile

Haleh Vaziri, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
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
FellowshipStony Brook University Medical CenterGastroenterology and Hepatology
InternshipStony Brook University Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Massachusetts Medical CenterInternal Medicine
Hospital Affiliation:
  • 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

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.

Chromocolonoscopy. Devuni, Deepika; Vaziri, Haleh; Anderson, Joseph C. (2013). Gastroenterology clinics of North America, 3, (42), 521-45.

Sessile serrated adenomas in the proximal colon are likely to be flat, large and occur in smokers. Rustagi, Tarun; Rangasamy, Priya; Myers, Matthew; Sanders, Melinda; Vaziri, Haleh; Wu, George Y; Birk, John W; Protiva, Petr; Anderson, Joseph C. (2013). World journal of gastroenterology, 32, (19), 5271-7.