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Masoud, Amir E., MD

Medical Co-Director, Hartford HealthCare Neurogastroenterology and Motility Center





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients


Not Currently Accepting New Patients

Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise
Achalasia, Barrett's Esophagus, Benign Esophageal Disorders, BRAVO, Breath Testing, Cancer Screening, Celiac Disease, Colonoscopy, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Constipation, Diverticular Disease, EndoFLIP, Endoscopy, Enteroscopy, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Esophageal/Ano-Rectal Manometry, Fecal Incontinence, Gastroenterology / Digestive Diseases in Women, Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD), Gastrointestinal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Men's Health, Mucosal Integrity Testing (MiVu), Neurogastroenterology, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Peptic Ulcer Disease, PH Probe Monitoring, Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth, Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF)


Yale University School of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine

Medical School
Ain Shams University

St. Louis University School of Medicine

Professional Organizations

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Member
  • American Gastroenterological Association, Member
  • American College of Gastroenterology, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • American Foregut Society, Member
  • American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society, Member


Dr. Amir E. Masoud is Medical Co-Director of the Hartford HealthCare Neurogastroenterology and Motility Center.

He joins HHC from Yale where he was Director of Outpatient Endoscopy and helped build and expand the Motility program to one of the busiest in the nation and a destination center for complex motility disorders.

Dr. Masoud’s areas of interest include esophageal and swallowing disorders, reflux and heartburn, and defecatory disorders including constipation and fecal incontinence.

The HHC Neurogastroenterology and Motility Center boasts the most cutting edge and comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic tools available. A careful, caring, and multi-disciplinary approach is employed to tailor management plans unique to every patient.

After earning his medical degree from Ain Shams University, in Cairo, Egypt, Dr. Masoud completed his Medicine residency at St Louis University where he was also elected Chief Resident. He then went on to Yale, where he completed his Gastroenterology fellowship training before joining the full-time faculty. An early adopter of innovation and modern techniques, he was quickly able to establish Yale as a destination center for complex esophageal and swallowing disorders. He was also Director of outpatient endoscopy and responsible for coordinating and overseeing critical system wide initiatives aimed at enhancing endoscopy efficiency and patient experience.

He is an active member of multiple societies including the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Foregut Society (AFS), and the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society (ANMS) in addition to serving as a committee member for the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG). Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, Dr. Masoud is accepting new patients.



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