Irina Kaplounov, MD

Irina Kaplounov, MD


 The cornerstone of my practice is compassionate care. Every patient deserves not just the latest scientific treatment and diagnostic tools, but a human touchmedical care with a personalized, patient centered approach.  

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Primary Areas of Practice

  • Gastroenterology

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine
  • Cancer Prevention


  • Cancer Screening
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplant
  • Feeding Tube (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy; PEG) Placement
  • Hemorrhoid Ligation

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Polyps
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Disorders
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Gall Stones
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Disorders
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Ulcerative Colitis


  • Gastroenterology Group of Northern NJ


    420 Grand Ave Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-569-7044
    Fax: 201-569-1999
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About Irina Kaplounov

Dr. Kaplounov is board certified in gastroenterology. In addition to diseases and disorders of the digestive tract, including acid reflux diseases (GERD), irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis), celiac disease, and colon cancer, she specializes in the treatment of chronic liver conditions, including cirrhosis, chronic hepatitis C, and hepatobiliary diseases.

Dr. Kaplounov completed her fellowship training at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital and at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. She is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association and the American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Kaplounov practices at the Gastroenterology Group of Northern New Jersey and participates in Englewood Hospital's bloodless medicine program. In addition to English, Dr. Kaplounov speaks Russian.

Honors & Awards

2019, 2018: (201) Magazine: Bergen's Top Doctors

2015: Healthy Living Magazine Top Doctor

Professional Memberships

American Gastroenterological Association

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

American College of Gastroenterology

Education & Degrees

MD: Russian Medical State University


Lenox Hill Hospital


St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology

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