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Shilpa Ravella

Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, gastroenterologist and author

Shilpa Ravella is a gastroenterologist and author. She treats a range of general gastrointestinal ailments and has unique experience in managing complex rare diseases, including intestinal failure and intestinal or multiple-organ transplantation. She is an expert in the field of nutrition and is particularly interested in the interactions between food, the microbiome and the immune system.

A Silent Fire: The Story of Inflammation, Diet & Disease (October 11, 2022, W.W. Norton) is her first book. Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, New York Magazine, Slate, Discover and USA Today, among other publications, and she has appeared as an expert on ABC’s Good Morning America and in print media outlets including Forbes, Cosmopolitan, Food and Wine, Glamour and Women’s Health.

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See also: Health Organisation Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) - Columbia University's Medical Center.

Details last updated 03-Feb-2023

Shilpa Ravella Creations

A Silent Fire: The Story of Inflammation, Diet, and Disease


A riveting investigation of inflammation written by gastroenterologist Shilpa Ravella