Dr. Seth A. Gross is Associate Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and Section Chief of Gastroenterology at Tisch Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center.
Board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Dr. Gross specializes in performing and teaching advanced endoscopic procedures.
Dr. Gross’ clinical practice is focused on the diagnosis and treatment of esophageal disease such as Barrett’s esophagus and gastroesophageal reflux disease; pancreatic cysts and disease; and gastrointestinal malignancies, such as esophageal cancer, colorectal cancer, stomach cancer, small bowel cancer, and pancreatic cancer. Dr. Gross also specializes in colon cancer screening and prevention, and the detection and treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding.
Dr. Gross is highly trained in performing advanced endoscopic procedures, such as endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), esophageal cryotherapy, esophageal radiofrequency ablation, double-balloon deep enteroscopy, stent placement, and celiac plexus neurolysis. Under Dr. Gross' leadership, NYU Langone is the first institution in the United States to offer enhanced colonoscopy screening with full-spectrum endoscopy (FUSE) technology (allowing an expanded 330-degree view of the colon), as well as endocuff-assisted colonoscopy, capsule colonoscopy, and robotic colonoscopy (for patients who cannot or do not wish to undergo sedation). His research interests lie in the evaluation of gastrointestinal malignancies and advanced endoscopic techniques.
A fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, Dr. Gross is also a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He has published numerous manuscripts, book chapters, and abstracts focused in advanced endoscopic techniques, and has received several honors and awards for his work. He has a strong commitment to patient and community outreach and awareness in gastrointestinal health.
Dr. Gross received his medical degree from the Sackler School of Medicine-NY State American Program. He went on to complete his internship and residency at North Shore University Hospital and his Gastroenterology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic.