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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 62

161 Fort Washington Ave # 862
New York, NY 10032
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Dr. Frucht's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Frucht Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

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  • Yes
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New York, NY 10032
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    Dr. Frucht's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Pancreatitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
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    • Vomiting Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY Syracuse
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Syracuse
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Niddk/Nih
    Complete in 1991
    SUNY Syracuse/Nih Syracuse Ny
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Frucht & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frucht to family and friends

    2 out of 5

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    Dr. Frucht's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.6 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Frucht

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Columbia Presbyterian Hospital GAS
    161 Fort Washington Ave # 862
    New York, NY 10032
    (212) 305-1021 (Office)
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    Digestive & Liver Disease
    161 Fort Washington Ave Ste A62
    New York, NY 10032
    (212) 305-1021 (Office)
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