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Dr. Sam Weissman, MD

Dr. Sam Weissman, MD

Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine

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Office Locations

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

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

Procedures Performed

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