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Sari A. Acra MD, MPH

Professor of Pediatrics, Division Chief, Medical Director, and Director of Fellowship Program

Areas of Expertise

  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Functional Bowel Disorder
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • Nutrition
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


  • Arabic
  • English
  • French


  • Doctor of Medicine - American University of Beirut, 1989
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship - Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, 1996
  • Master of Public Health - Vanderbilt University, 2005

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2001

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Patient Comments

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Great experience
May 14, 2024
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I like Dr. Acra, he is thorough and patient and explains things. Dr. Acra is friendly and personable as well.
February 15, 2024
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Dr Acra is always patient centered and includes us in the care decisions.
September 19, 2023
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May 3, 2023
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