Danielle E. Marino, M.D.

Danielle E. Marino, M.D.

Contact Information

180 Sawgrass Drive, Suite 230
Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Endoscopy Center
Rochester, NY 14620

Professional Bio

Dr. Truptesh H. Kothari is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Director of the Developmental Endoscopy Laboratory at the University of Rochester (DELUR). Dr. Kothari earned his medical degree at M.R. Medical College in Karnataka, India and received his master's degree in Clinical Sciences from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed an Internal Medicine residency at Mount Sinai Bronx VA program in New York City and a Hepatology fellowship at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He pursued his Gastroenterology and Hepatology training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. Dr. Kothari has also completed interventional endoscopy training at Fox Chase Cancer Center –

Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He has clinical expertise in interventional endoscopic ultrasound, diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, intraluminal stent placement, esophageal endotherapy for Barrett's esophagus, Achalasia, Zenker's myotomy, and pancreatic-biliary disorders. His various research interests include fistula closure, per oral endoscopy myotomy (POEM), Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) and new device innovation. Dr. Kothari is passionate about patient care and is committed to providing the highest quality personalized care to every patient.

Awards & Honors (National)

Elected to AGA Academy of Educators | American Gastroenterological Association 2012
AMWA Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic Achievement | American Medical Women's Association 2006
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society 2005

Awards & Honors (Local)

Yale/Johnson & Johnson Physician Scholar in International Health | Kampala, Uganda 2008
Robert A. Greene Service Award, Biology Department, SUNY Geneseo 2002
Golden Key International Honour Society 2000
Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society 2000

Recent Journal Articles

2016 Jun
Day NJ, Fultz P, Marino D. "Recurrent Small-Bowel Obstruction Caused by a Meckel's Diverticulum Diagnosed on Video Capsule Endoscopy." Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 2016 Jun; 14(6):A21-2. Epub 2016 Feb 27.
2016 Apr
Sprung B, Granato C, Marino D. "Fear of the Unseen." Digestive diseases and sciences. 2016 Apr; 61(4):977-9.
Imaeda A; Bender D; Fraenkel, L. "What is most important to patients when deciding about colorectal screening?". Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2010; 25(7): 688-693. Link

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology/Hepatology (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences2006
BS | Biology | SUNY, College at Geneseo2002

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Gastroenterology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2010 - 8/23/2013
Residency in Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/2007 - 6/30/2009
Internship in Internal Medicine at Yale New Haven Hospital06/13/2006 - 6/30/2007