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Dr. Sam Weissman, MD

Dr. Sam Weissman, MD

Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine

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About Me

The Weissman approach is an integrative philosophy as we believe in both conventional medicines and natural, homeopathic treatments as we look at the entire patient. We elicit incredible empathy and care given to patients throughout their stay in our office. My office staff has an exceptional ability in keeping patients at ease and giving thorough nutritional counseling and other advice for various disorders.

Education

  • Fellowship: Li Jewish Med Center (1996)
  • Internship Hospital: Long Island Jewish Medical Center (1991)
  • Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University (1990)
  • Residency Hospital: Li Jewish Med Center (1993)
  • Undergraduate Schools: Yeshiva University (1986)

Languages Spoken

Russian
Spanish
Yiddish
Hebrew

Insurance Accepted

Aetna
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amerihealth
Anthem
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthFirst
Humana
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare

Conditions Treated

Peptic Ulcer
Gallstones
Hepatitis C
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Diarrhea
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Duodenitis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Stomach Cancer
Dehydration
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
Lactose Intolerance
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Giardiasis
Malnutrition
Heartburn
Pancreatitis
Hemochromatosis
Ischemic Colitis
Intestinal Abscess
Pyloric Stenosis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Gastritis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Esophageal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Ulcerative Colitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Megacolon
Duodenal Ulcer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Indigestion
Food Allergy
Constipation
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Hemorrhoids
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders
Achalasia
Abdominal Pain
Biliary Atresia
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Esophageal Varices
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Colon Polyp
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dysentery
Esophagitis
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Crohn's Disease
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Hepatitis A
Hiatal Hernia
Anemia
Viral Enteritis
Intestinal Ischemia
Nausea
Colon Cancer
Dysphagia
Colorectal Cancer
Gastroparesis
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ileus
Enteritis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Barrett's Esophagus
Intestinal Obstruction
Food Poisoning
Viral Infection
Unexplained Weight Loss
Cirrhosis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Pelvic Abscess
Colon Disorders
Celiac Disease

Procedures Performed

Liver Function Test
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
VAP Lipid Testing
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Duodenal Polypectomy
Colon Cancer Screening
pH Probe
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Screening Colonoscopy
Wireless pH Testing
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Capsule Endoscopy
Bile Duct Procedure
Hepatitis Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Anoscopy
Ultrasound, Esophageal
Colonoscopy
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
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