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Shaheen I Idries, MD




Board Certified:

Research Focus:
Erythromycin and octreotide on antroduodenal manometry

Dr. Idries is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital & CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital

CHOC Children's Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 888-770-2462
fax: 855-246-2329
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CHOC Children's Health Center - Mission Viejo
26691 Plaza
Suite 130
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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CHOC Children’s Specialty Center - Newport Beach
500 Superior Ave
Suite 140
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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Physician / Researcher Bio

For more than 15 years, Dr. Idries has specialized in pediatric gastroenterology and treating constipation, GER, inflammatory bowel disease and intestinal motility disorders. She is one of the only researchers in southern California performing long-term motility studies. Dr. Idries is conducting research involving the effect of erythromycin and octreotide on antroduodenal manometry. Dr. Idries is working on starting a program at CHOC for children with structural bowel defects.

Dedicated to clinical excellence, Dr. Idries is board certified in pediatrics. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, she attended medical school at Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan. She completed pediatric residencies at University of California, Irvine, Miller Children’s in Long Beach California, and Winthrop University Hospital in Long Island, New York. Dr. Idries conducted a pediatric gastrointestinal clinical fellow and pediatric gastrointestinal research and motility fellow at Miller’s Children.

Administrative Appointments

  • Gastroenterology, CHOC Children's Specialists

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    University of California, Irvine


  • Trinity Methodist Girls High School, Karachi Pakistan
  • St.Joseph College for Women, Karachi Pakistan
  • Dow Medical College, Karachi Pakistan

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

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