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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

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

Procedures Performed

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