Molly O'Gorman, MD

Professor - Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition; University of Utah
Medical Director - Pediatric Dysphagia Program; Primary Children's Medical Center
Medical Director - EDDIE Clinic (Elimination Disorders, Diagnosis of Incontinence and Encopresis); Primary Children’s Medical Center

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive

Salt Lake City, UT 84113


Dr. O’Gorman received her M.D. from State University of New York. She completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and her pediatric gastroenterology fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. She is board certified in pediatric gastroenterology and is a member of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHN). She also is a member of the American Parnership for Eosinophilic Diseases (APFED). Dr. O’Gorman has great interest in eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases and is conducting clinical research in the disorder of eosinophilic esophagitis. She also is involved in the Pediatric Liver Transplant program directed by Linda S. Book, M.D. and continues to see in- and out-patients with complicated liver diseases.

Selected Bibliography:

Spergel JM, Rothenberg ME, Collins MH, Furuta GT, Markowitz JE, Fuchs G 3rd, O'Gorman MA, Abonia JP, Young J, Henkel T, Wilkins HJ, Liacouras CA.
Reslizumab in children and adolescents with eosinophilic esophagitis: results of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012;129(2):456-63, 463.e1-3. PubMed abstract

Butz BK, Wen T, Gleich GJ, Furuta GT, Spergel J, King E, Kramer RE, Collins MH, Stucke E, Mangeot C, Jackson WD, O'Gorman M, Abonia JP, Pentiuk S, Putnam PE, Rothenberg ME.
Efficacy, dose reduction, and resistance to high-dose fluticasone in patients with eosinophilic esophagitis.
Gastroenterology. 2014;147(2):324-33.e5. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Tuohy AM, O'Gorman M, Byington C, Reid B, Jackson WD.
Yersinia enterocolitis mimicking Crohn's disease in a toddler.
Pediatrics. 1999;104(3):e36. PubMed abstract

King M, Barnhart DC, O'Gorman M, Downey EC, Jackson D, Mundorff M, Holubkov R, Feola P, Srivastava R.
Effect of gastrojejunal feedings on visits and costs in children with neurologic impairment.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014;58(4):518-24. PubMed abstract

Moore JC, Thompson K, Lafleur B, Book LS, Jackson WD, O'Gorman MA, Black RE, Downey E Jr, Johnson DG, Matlak ME, Meyers RL, Scaife E, Guthery SL.
Clinical variables as prognostic tools in pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis: a retrospective cohort study.
Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011;17(1):15-21. PubMed abstract