Dr. John Tung is a pediatric gastroenterologist practicing in Mays Landing, NJ. Dr. Tung specializes in digestive system, liver or nutritional problems in children from the newborn period to their teens. Conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome, lactose intolerance, chronic constipation or obesity can all be treated by a pediatric gastroenterologist.
Education and Training
Charing Cross & Westminster Medical Schools 1987
Guy's Hospital Medical School
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Gastroenterology
- Metal complexes of N-tosylamidoporphyrin: cis-acetato-N-tosylimido-meso-tetraphenylporphyrinatothallium(III) and trans-acetato-N-tosylimido-meso-tetraphenylporphyrinatogallium(III).
- Crystal and molecular structure of an eight-coodinate N-methyltetraphenylporphyrin complex: diacetato(N-methyl-meso-tetraphenylporphyrinato)thallium(III).
- Top Doc New Jersey Monthly November 2006, Top Doc Delaware November 20 2006
- Celiac Disease
- Crohn's Disease
- Acid Reflux
- H. Pylori
- Fletcher Allen Hospital Of Vermont 1992
- WHITTINGTON HOSPITAL
- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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