Dr. Aakash Goyal graduated from B.J. College, University of  Pune, India. He completed his Pediatric residency at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, NY and then completed his fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition at Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit. His interests are Eosinophilic disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Dr. Goyal is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center and provides medical care at Children's Medical Center Dallas.


Medical School
B.J. Medical College-Maharshtra (1997)
Safdarjung Hospital (1999), Transitional Year
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (1999), Pathology
Government Medical College (2002), Pediatrics
Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center (2007), Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Michigan (2010), Pediatric Gastroenterology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Liver Disease
  • Research Interest

    • Feeding disorders
    • Growth and malabsorption
    • Inflammatory bowel disease and its complications
    • Liver diseases


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Pancreatic head tumor in an infant with new-onset jaundice.
    Heintz D, Megison S, Cope-Yokoyama S, Goyal A J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr. 2015 Feb 60 2 e14-5
    Esophageal polyp in a boy with eosinophilic esophagitis.
    Goyal A, Poulik J, Chang CH, El-Baba M J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr. 2010 Nov 51 5 541

    Honors & Awards

    • Starfish Award, FCCAC, Children’s Hospital of Michigan
    • Award of Appreciation, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of New York City

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Board of Pediatrics (2012)
    • Texas Medical Board (2010)
    • American Medical Association (2009)
    • North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2007)
    • Medical Council of India (1999)