An expert pediatric gastroenterologist, Dr. Ashish Chogle has special interest in swallowing disorders, esophageal achalasia, refractory nausea, delayed gastric emptying, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, chronic constipation, anal dysfunction, cyclic vomiting syndrome and functional abdominal pain/irritable bowel syndrome. He uses a holistic approach based on the bio-psychosocial model for treatment of chronic conditions, with a goal to improve the patient’s quality of life.
On the forefront of the latest trends in medicine, Dr. Chogle is actively involved in clinical research studies to better understand gastrointestinal motility and functional GI disorders in children like abdominal pain, constipation, cyclic vomiting and delayed gastric emptying. Dr. Chogle has several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters to his credit. He has won the NASPGHAN Young Clinical Investigator Award and serves as a member of the NASPGHAN Neurogastroenterology & Motility Committee.
Dr. Chogle is board certified in pediatrics and gastroenterology. He attended medical school at Topiwala National Medical College in India. He received his residency training at State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn. Dr. Chogle served his fellowship at Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois. He speaks fluent Hindi and Marathi.
swallowing disorders, esophageal achalasia, refractory nausea, delayed gastric emptying, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, chronic constipation, anal dysfunction, cyclic vomiting syndrome and functional abdominal pain/irritable bowel syndrome, gastrointestinal motility, abdominal pain, delayed gastric emptying
CHOC Children’s Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave. Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, CA 92868
CHOC Children’s Health Center – Mission Viejo
26691 Plaza Suite 130
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
CHOC Children’s Health Center – Corona
854 Magnolia Ave. 101
Corona, CA 92879
Master of Science, Healthcare Management
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Topiwala National Medical College, India
Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship
Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Fellowship
Children’s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Chogle A, Saps M. Chronic abdominal pain in children and adolescents. In Wyllie R and Hyams J. Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. Elsevier Health Sciences. 5th edition (In press).
Chogle A, Saps M. Hirschsprung Disease. In Sondheimer JM, Waasdorp Hurtado C. The NASPGHAN Fellows Concise Review of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Ed. Castle Connolly Graduate Medical Publishing; 2011.
Saps M, Chogle A. Gastric motor disorders. In Faure C, Di Lorenzo C, Thapar N. Pediatric Gastroenterology – Gastrointestinal Motility and Functional Disorders in Children. Springer Science, 1st ed. 2013. ISBN: 978-1-60761-708-2.
Member of the NASPGHAN Clinical Care and Quality Committee
2007 SUNY Downstate Medical Center NY- Resident Research Award
2011 NASPGHAN Neurogastroenterology & Motility Committee
2011 NASPGHAN Young Faculty Clinical Investigator Award
2012, 2013, 2014 Faculty Award for outstanding contribution to clinical activities
Constipation in Children
Pediatric Pearls 2012-2013 series for General Pediatricians. Chicago, IL. March 2013.
Extra-esophageal manifestations of GERD. Aero-digestive Pearls
Chicago, IL October 2013
Grand rounds, University of Illinois – Chicago, IL. September 2008
Pediatric Motility Disorders
Grand rounds, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University. September 2013.
Treatment of Functional Abdominal Pain in Children
Grand rounds, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH. November 2012.
Saps M, Chogle A. Tridimensional Stool Assessment Instrument. U.S. Patent Application 61527459, filed August 2011. Patent Pending
Saps M, Adams P, Bonilla S, Chogle A, Nichols-Vinueza D. Parental Report of Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Pain-Related Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Community Survey. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. Dec 2012.
Chogle A, Saps M. Gastroparesis in Children: The benefit of conducting 4 hour gastric emptying scans in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Apr;56(4):439-42.
Chogle A, Saps M. Yield and cost of performing screening tests for constipation in children. Can J Gastroenterol. 2013 Dec; 27(12): e35-8. Epub 2013 Nov 13.
Saps M, Nichols-Vinueza D, Gati Dhroove, Papa Adams Chogle A. Assessment of commonly used pediatric stool scales: A pilot study. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2013; Jul-Sep; 78(3): 151-8.
Chogle A, Saps M. Electrocardiogram changes in children with functional gastrointestinal disorders on low dose amitriptyline. World J Gastroenterol. 2014;Aug28;20(32):11321-5.
Chogle A, Saps M. Chronic abdominal pain in children and adolescents. In Wyllie R and Hyams J. Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease. 2015; Elsevier Health Sciences. 5th edition.
Chogle A, Saps M. Psychotropic medications for pediatric functional gastrointestinal disorders. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015; 60(3):e26.
Bonilla S, Chogle A, Nichols-Vinueza D, Saps M. Prevalence of Abdominal Pain and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders in Community Children. NASPGHAN 2011. Orlando, FL.
Chogle A, Saps M. Gastroparesis in Children. Cost and Benefit of Conducting 4 hours Scintigraphic Gastric Emptying Studies. NASPGHAN 2011. Orlando, FL
Chogle A, Youssef N, Miranda A, Nurko S, Hyman P, Cocjin J, Di Lorenzo C, Saps M. No respite from abdominal pain on school weekends? NASPGHAN 2010. New Orleans, LA.
Dhroove G, Chogle A, Saps M. Tridimensional Stool Assessment Instrument (TS): Z Validated Instrument for use in Children and Adults. DDW 2012. San Diego, CA.
Dhroove G, Chogle A, Saps M. Validation of the Bristol Stool Scale and a Modified Version in Children: Is there a Benefit in Using Three-dimensional Instruments? DDW 2012. San Diego, CA.