Division of Gastroenterology

The Division of Gastroenterology at NYU Langone Medical Center is dedicated to a mission of excellence in patient care, advancement in research and innovation, the highest standards in education and outreach, and a humanistic approach to care. With these 4 core pillars as our foundation, we provide our patients with state-of-the-art, advanced care in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal system.

New & Noteworthy

Tips for the Fourth of July: Reducing Holiday Heartburn
June 30, 2014—For many Americans, the fourth of July holiday brings thoughts of family, fireworks, and of course, the backyard barbecue. However, an abundance of burgers, brats, and other goodies can also lead to heartburn and indigestion, says Seth A. Gross, MD, director of endoscopy at the Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center.
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NYU Honors Dr. Lisa Malter, Dr. Martin Wolff
June 18, 2014—Dr. Steven Abramson, chair of the Department of Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center, presented the State of the Department Address as well as several awards to NYU faculty and fellows in recognition for their outstanding academic achievements. Among the honorees from the Divison of Gastroenterology were Lisa B. Malter, MD and Martin J. Wolff, MD. Read more.

Brush Biopsy Increases the Detection of Barrett's Esophagus
May 10, 2014—A study by Seth A. Gross, MD, and colleagues showed that the use of computer-assisted brush biopsy of the esophagus can greatly enhance the detection of a pre-cancerous condition, called Barrett's esophagus.
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