The Gastroenterology Department maintains a high level of experience and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of all gastrointestinal disorders. Our tertiary facilities at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital, Southside Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and Staten Island University Hospital have experts of fields including therapeutic endoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, endoscopic ultrasound, pancreatic and biliary disease, motility disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease, portal hypertension, women’s gastrointestinal issues and nutrition. We are a full-service digestive disease center that offers the latest and most innovative treatments available in gastroenterology.

Clinical practice

  • Ambulatory practice specializing in a wide range of gastroenterological problems
  • Gastroenterology practice staffed by graduate fellows with supervision by voluntary and full-time faculty
  • In-patient service with a diversity of acute medical problems
  • An active endoscopy service, including upper and lower endoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, and other investigative techniques

Specialized services

  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal and anal motility
  • Small bowel enteroscopy
  • Advanced small bowel enteroscopy
    • Endoscopic capsuleendoscopy
    • Endoscopic pseudocyst drainage and pancreatic necrosectomy
    • Endoscopic mucosal resection and dissection
    • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Advanced therapeutic biliary and pancreatic endoscopy
  • Bravo placement
  • pH testing
  • Barrex treatment for Barrett’s esophagus
  • Cryotherapy for Barrett’s esophagus
  • Pseudocyst drainage
  • Botox injection for achalasia, noncardiac chest pain, gastroparesis, functional rectal sigmoid obstruction
  • Lactulose and lactose breath testing
  • Novel therapy for noncardiac chest pain
  • Novel therapy for gastroparesis