Dr. James Markowitz, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Male • Age 64

900 Franklin Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
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Dr. Markowitz's Experience

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Dr. Markowitz's Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Markowitz Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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900 Franklin Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
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    Dr. Markowitz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    • Pediatrics
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • All Food Poisoning
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cirrhosis
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Heartburn
    • Hernia
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Markowitz

    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

    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    New York Hospital
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    New York Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    North Shore University Hospital
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Markowitz & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Markowitz to family and friends

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    Dr. Markowitz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    1.7 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    1.5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    1.3 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Markowitz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    1.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    1 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    1.2 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    1.2 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    900 Franklin Ave
    Valley Stream, NY 11580
    (516) 256-6000 (Office)
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