Associate Professor, College Of Medicine Internal Medicine
- Fellowship, Gastrointestinal Disease, Washington VA Hospital, 1983
- Residency, Internal Medicine, VA Hospital, 1983
- Residency, Internal Medicine, Bronx VA Hospital, 1980
- Medical School, Free University of Brussels, 1976
- MD, Free University of Brussels, 1976
Dr. Pinkas is board-certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology. He joined USF in 1988 and has worked with patients at the VA Hospital, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Tampa General Hospital. He currently sees patients at the North Tampa Center located at the Morsani Center at USF.
Dr. Pinkas has been actively involved in numerous professional societies and committees throughout his career and has written more than 20 articles and 45 publications.
Dr. Pinkas received an MD from the University of Brussels and did his residency at the Bronx VA Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.
Primary Address , 13330 USF Laurel Drive , 6th Floor Tampa, FL 33612
USF Academic Address , 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Tampa, FL 33612
Mail Point , MDC Box 19 ,
Physical Billing Address , 12901 Bruce B Downs BLVD Tampa, FL 33612
- Pancreas Divisum
- Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction
- ERCP in Liver Transplant Patients
- Lithotripsy of Biliary and Pancreatic Stons
- Biliary and Pancreatic Stent Placement
- Enteral Stents
- Radiofrequency Ablation of Barrett’s Esophagus Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
USF Carol and Frank Morsani Center; 6th floor clinic (primary)||USF ambulatory surgical center (ASC)|
USF Carol and Frank Morsani Center; 2nd floor (primary)||Tampa General Hospital gastroenterology (GE) center|
Tampa General Hospital’s Bayshore Pavilion; 6th floor
Ben-Haroush, A.Farhi, J.Ben-Aharon, I.Sapir, O.Pinkas, H.Fisch, B.
High yield of oocytes without an increase in circulating estradiol levels in breast cancer patients treated with follicle-stimulating hormone and aromatase inhibitor in standard gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue protocols.
The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ. 13(12) : 753-6, 2011.
Farhi, J.Fisch, B.Garor, R.Peled, Y.Pinkas, H.Abir, R.
Neurotrophin 4 enhances in vitro follicular assembly in human fetal ovaries.
Fertility and sterility. 95(4) : 1267-71, 2011.
Ben-Haroush, A.Ashkenazi, J.Sapir, O.Pinkas, H.Fisch, B.Farhi, J.
High-quality embryos maintain high pregnancy rates in passive smokers but not in active smokers.
Reproductive biomedicine online. 22(1) : 44-9, 2011.
Farhi, J.Fisch, B.Sapir, O.Pinkas, H.Ben-Haroush, A.
Effect of coasting on IVF cycle characteristics and outcome in short vs. long GnRH agonist protocols.
Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology. 26(3) : 187-92, 2010.
Pinkas, H.Fuchs, S.Klipper-Aurbach, Y.Zvulunov, A.Raanani, H.Mimouni, G.Fisch, B.Weintrob, N.
Non-classical 21-hydroxylase deficiency: prevalence in males with unexplained abnormal sperm analysis.
Fertility and sterility. 93(6) : 1887-91, 2010.
Farhi, J.Ben-Haroush, A.Haroush, AB.Andrawus, N.Pinkas, H.Sapir, O.Fisch, B.Ashkenazi, J.
High serum oestradiol concentrations in IVF cycles increase the risk of pregnancy complications related to abnormal placentation.
Reproductive biomedicine online. 21(3) : 331-7, 2010.
Daas, AY.Agha, A.Pinkas, H.Mamel, J.Brady, PG.
ERCP in pregnancy: is it safe?
Gastroenterology AND hepatology. 5(12) : 851-5, 2009.
Farhi, J.Ben-Haroush, A.Lande, Y.Sapir, O.Pinkas, H.Fisch, B.
In vitro fertilization cycle outcome after coasting in gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist versus GnRH antagonist protocols.
Fertility and sterility. 91(2) : 377-82, 2009.
Farhi, J.Ben-Haroush, A.Dresler, H.Pinkas, H.Sapir, O.Fisch, B.
Male factor infertility, low fertilisation rate following ICSI and low number of high-quality embryos are associated with high order recurrent implantation failure in young IVF patients.
Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica. 87(1) : 76-80, 2008.
Pinkas, H.Sapir, O.Avrech, OM.Ben-Haroush, A.Ashkenzi, J.Fisch, B.Farhi, J.
The effect of oral contraceptive pill for cycle scheduling prior to GnRH-antagonist protocol on IVF cycle parameters and pregnancy outcome.
Journal of assisted reproduction and genetics. 25(1) : 29-33, 2008.
Pinkas, H.Brady, PG.
Biliary leaks after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: time to stent or time to drain.
Hepatobiliary AND pancreatic diseases international : HBPD INT. 7(6) : 628-32, 2008.
Daas, AY.Small, MB.Pinkas, H.Brady, PG.
Safety of conventional and wireless capsule endoscopy in patients supported with nonpulsatile axial flow Heart-Mate II left ventricular assist device.
Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 68(2) : 379-82, 2008.
Shalhub, S.Parsee, A.Gallagher, SF.Haines, KL.Willkomm, C.Brantley, SG.Pinkas, H.Saff-Koche, L.Murr, MM.
The importance of routine liver biopsy in diagnosing nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in bariatric patients.
Obesity surgery. 14(1) : 54-9, 2004.
Naidu, KA.Nasir, A.Pinkas, H.Kaiser, HE.Brady, P.Coppola, D.
Glutathione-S-transferase pi expression and activity is increased in colonic neoplasia.
In vivo (Athens, Greece). 17(5) : 479-82, 2003.