DeFelice

 

Kara De Felice, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Section of Gastroenterology

1542 Tulane Ave. Box T4M-2
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-568-4498
Fax: 504-568-2127
Email: kdefel@lsuhsc.edu
 
UMC IBD Clinic - http://www.umcno.org/IBD

Degrees
MD Completed, 2009
Tulane University School of Medicine
Bio

Dr. De Felice completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore in 2012. She completed her Gastroenterology Fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester in 2015. She joined the LSU Health Science faculty as Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine section of Gastroenterology. She has been appointed as the Director of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and practices at University Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Selected Publications

1.  De Felice, KM and Raffals, LH. Extraintestinal Manifestations in Crohn’s Disease: Basic Principles, edited by Fichera, A and Krane, M. (Springer, 2015).

2. De Felice KM, Gupta A, Rakshit S, Khanna S, Markovic SN,  Kottschade LA, Finnes HD, Papadakis KA, Loftus Jr. EV, Raffals LE. Ipilimumab-Induced Colitis in Patients with Metastatic Melanoma. Melanoma Res 2015. PMID: 26638940

3. Gupta A, De Felice KM, Loftus Jr. EV, Khanna S. Letter: anti-CTLA-4-associated colitis and inflammatory bowel disease pathogenesis--authors' reply. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015. PMID: 26374261

4. Gupta A, De Felice KM, Loftus Jr. EV, Khanna S. Colitis Associated with Anti- CTLA-4 Therapy: A Review. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015. PMID: 26079306

5. De Felice KM, Katzka DA,  Raffals LE. Esophageal Crohn’s disease: Clinical Outcomes and Treatment in the Biologic Era. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2015. PMID: 26083616

6. De Felice KM, Novotna M, Enders FT, Faubion WA, Tremaine WJ, Kantarci OH, Raffals LE. Idiopathic inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: retrospective analysis of 9095 patients. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015. PMID: 25348720

7. De Felice KM, Gupta A, Rakshit S, Khanna S, Markovic SN,  Kottschade LA, Finnes HD, Papadakis KA, Loftus Jr. EV, Raffals LE. Ipilimumab-Induced Colitis in Patients with Metastatic Melanoma. Melanoma Res 2015. PMID: 25933207

8. De Felice, KM. Inflammatory bowel disease in Internal Medicine: The Essential Facts, Third Edition, edited by Talley NJ et al. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014).

9. De Felice, KM and Kane, SV. Inflammatory bowel disease in women of reproductive age. Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. 2014. PMID: 24580047

10. De Felice, KM and Kane, SV. Crohn’s Disease in Practical Gastroenterology and Hepatology: Small and Large Intestine and Pancreas, edited by Talley NJ et al. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014).