Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide patients with state of the art and evidence‐based medical therapy, in a treatment relationship based on open communication, in order to achieve the highest possible level of digestive health.

About Robert W. Isfort, MD

Dr. Robert Isfort is a native of Cincinnati and received his undergraduate degrees in Biology and English from Loyola University Chicago, graduating magna cum laude. He attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati graduating with honors as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology and Hepatology fellowship at the University of Colorado, where he served as a chief fellow and focused on research in mucosal immunology and inflammatory bowel disease through a National Institutes of Health grant.

Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, Dr.Isfort’s clinical focus is on the management of inflammatory bowel diseases such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Additionally, he treats a range of digestive disorders including acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome, liver disease, eosinophilic esophagitis, celiac disease, Barrett’s esophagus, and movement disorders of the digestive tract. He performs upper endoscopy (EGD), flexible sigmoidoscopy, and colonoscopy for the management of these conditions and for cancer screening. His focus in patient care is to promote open communication in order to understand each person in a holistic manner, with the goal of achieving the highest possible level of digestive health.

Dr. Isfort currently serves as the Chair of Chapter Medical Advisory Committee of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation (Southern Ohio Chapter) and is an executive board member for the chapter. He has been invited to present multiple lectures to physicians and to the patient community, has several peer‐reviewed publications, and is an active member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. In his free time, Dr. Isfort enjoys adventures in the great outdoors, biking, photography and spending time with his wife and two children.

Conditions & Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux & GERD
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Fissures
  • Anal Fistulas
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Clostridium Difficile (C.Diff)
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Diseases & Polyps
  • Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • H. Pylori
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatic Disease & Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Anoscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy (Pill Cam)
  • Colonoscopy (Screening & Diagnostic)
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal pH Testing (Bravo)
  • Esophageal pH Testing (Breath Test)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • IV Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • PEG Placement

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the Montgomery (8271) Office

Montgomery (8271)

8271 Cornell Rd.
Suite 730
Cincinnati, OH 45249

Phone: 513-936-0700
Fax: 513-792-4682

Additional Locations

Montgomery (8231)

8231 Cornell Rd.
Suite 320
Cincinnati, OH 45249

Phone: 513-794-5600
Fax: 513-587-0470

Directions

Norwood

4746 Montgomery Rd.
Suite 202
Norwood, OH 45212

Phone: 513-751-6667
Fax: 513-872-4553

Directions

Procedure Locations

Having a procedure? It may not always be in the same location where you consulted with your doctor. Check with your doctor to make sure you’re headed to the right place.

Education

Medical

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Residency

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Fellowship

University of Colorado, Denver

Professional Highlights

  • Alpha Omega Alpha  
  • Alpha Sigma Nu
  • Golden Key International Honor Society

Certifications

Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Board Certified in Internal Medicine

Awards & Recognitions

  • Top Doctor, Cincinnati Magazine

Professional Memberships

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy