Dr. Ira Shafran

Gastroenterologist · Ulcerative Colitis · Crohn's Disease · Winter Park, Florida
  • 16 Publications

Dr. Ira Shafran, MD, PA is a gastroenterologist at Shafran Gastroenterology Center for almost 25 years, which has earned a place among only 17 U.S. clinics who are recognized for excellence by the American Gastroenterological Association’s “Bridges-to-Excellence”. Dr. Shafran has been instrumental in developing new clinical guidelines and algorithms that have advanced various aspects of IBD treatment, and he has contributed to the patient community as a volunteer physician at the Health Care Clinic for the Homeless in Orlando, Florida since 1994.


University of south florida

Assistant Professor

University of South Florida · 1994 - Present

The Florida Hospital is one of the most comprehensive, largest medical facilities in Southwest Central Florida and ranked #1 hospital in Florida by US News & World Reports in 2012.

Shafran gastroenterology center


Shafran Gastroenterology Center · 1994 - Present

The Shafran Gastroenterology Center in Florida is 1 of 17 clinics in the nation that has earned the American Gastroenterological Association’s “Bridges-to-Excellence” recognition. The Center’s expert staff provides IBD patients with comprehensive treatment that includes the latest therapeutic technologies for prevention of colon cancer and removal of polyps, treatment of gastrointestinal bleeds and non-invasive surgical procedures.


Ohio state university hospital

Fellowship, Gastroenterology

Ohio State University Hospital · 1977 - 1979

Ohio state university hospital


Ohio State University Hospital · 1975 - 1977

Ohio state university hospital

Medical Internship

Ohio State University Hospital · 1974 - 1975

Ohio state university

Medical Degree

Ohio State University · 1974


Dr. Ira Shafran has been involved in 16 publications. View publications ›


Dr. Ira Shafran is affiliated with Shafran Gastroenterology Center at 701 West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park, Florida, 32789, United States.