- Director, Clinical Care, UCLA Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Dr. Sauk received her undergraduate degree from Yale University and earned her medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. She subsequently completed her internal medicine residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill-Cornell Medical Center and her gastroenterology fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. After completing her gastroenterology fellowship, she joined Mount Sinai’s faculty as the Gerald and Ruth Crohn Dickler Faculty Scholar in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Dr. Sauk subsequently joined the faculty at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and developed a specialized practice in IBD at the MGH Crohn’s and Colitis Center. Her clinical interest remains in the inflammatory bowel diseases, specifically ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Dr. Sauk’s research interests have centered on clinical outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease and the intestinal microbiome. She is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.
Medical Board Certification
Areas of Focus
- Clinical outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease
- Intestinal microbiome
- Southern California Super Doctors® - 2022
- Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021