Skip to main content
Dr. Cochran
Pediatric Gastroenterologist and Nutritionist
Director of Pediatric Weight Management Program

LOCATION(S)
Department of Gastroenterology/Nutrition
100 North Academy Avenue
Danville, PA 17822 
Phone: 570-271-6052
Fax: 570-271-5877 
wcochran@geisinger.edu

William J Cochran, MD

Research Interests

My major area of investigator initiated research is pediatric obesity. I am also interested in clinical trials in the area of pediatric gastroenterology & nutrition.

Recent Publications 

  • Cochran, WJ. (2009). Congenital Gastrointestinal Anomalies. Merck Manual Home Edition, Merck & Co., Inc. Whitehouse Station, NJ , in press.
  • Ayars C, Rukstalis M, Wood C, Reardon J, Cochran W, Stewart W. (2007). Overweight in Rural Preschoolers: the Geisinger Clinic Population. Obesity , 14 Suppl: A263.
  • Diaz, DM, Winter, HS, Colletti, RB, Ferry, GD, Rudolph, CD, Czinn, SJ, Cochran, W, Gold, BD. (2007, Jul). Knowledge, attitudes and practice styles of North American Pediatricians regarding gastroesophageal reflux disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterolog & Nutr , 45(1):56-64. Full Text
  • Cochran, W.J.. (2006). Ascites, Hepatic Steatosis, Portal Hypertension, Cirrhosis. In: Oski's Principles and Practices of Pediatrics. ed: McMillan JA, J.B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , various.

Education