Julie Khlevner, MD

Pediatrics (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pediatric Gastroenterology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Office Phone: (212) 305-5903


Julie Khlevner, MD, is Director of the Pediatric Gastrointestinal Motility Center and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center.

Her unique and rare expertise allows her to evaluate and treat children with functional and gastrointestinal motility disorders using advanced, state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques. Some of the conditions treated by Dr. Khlevner are achalasia, gastroparesis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, chronic abdominal pain, severe constipation, fecal incontinence, and anorectal disorders.

Dr. Khlevner co-directs many multidisciplinary clinics, including Esophageal Atresia Clinic, Aerodigestive Clinic, and Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Clinic. She works closely with pediatric surgeons, pulmonologist, cardiologist, ear nose throat (ENT) specialists, and language pathologist to provide the most evidence-based and comprehensive care to children with complex medical problems.

Dr. Khlevner is dedicated to the mission of improving children’s health and is committed to advancing the science of gastrointestinal motility and functional gastrointestinal diseases, with a passion for giving children a better chance at a healthy childhood and a fulfilling life.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]

Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]

Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]

Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care]

Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care]

Local 1199


Medicaid [CT, NJ, NY]



Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]


UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]

VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]


New York Medical College

Internship: Jacobi Hospital - Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency: Jacobi Hospital - Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Fellowship: Stony Brook University Medical Center


NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5903

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC