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Savanna Thor, DO, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Education and Training:

Positions held:

  • Assistant Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Medicine
    (8/2015 - Present)


  • Gastroenterology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    (2012 - 2015)

Medical School:

  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, Pennsylvania
    (2005 - 2009)

Career / Research Interests:

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, swallowing disorders, pelvic floor dysfunction, GI motility disorder/functional GI disease, and anorectal disease.


  • Bijpuria P, Thor S, Parsa L, Schlachterman A, Ahmad A. Do medicine residents triage patients with gastrointestinal bleeding appropriately? Hosp Pract (1995). 2015 Feb;43(1):31-5. PMID: 25659954
  • Tsynman DN, Thor S, Kroser JA. Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome in women. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2011 Jun;40(2):265-90, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.gtc.2011.03.012. PMID: 21601780