Dr. Amy Defelice, MD

Dr. Amy Defelice, MD

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Pediatric Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Amy Defelice, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. She specializes in pediatric gastroenterology and pediatrics.

Columbia University Medical Center Pediatrics

3959 Broadway # 702

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Cooperative

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Defelice performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Celiac Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Defelice's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

53  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Defelice has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Defelice's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Defelice to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Defelice's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

most caring doctor ever!! and very knowledgeable!!
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I brought my 3 month old child to dr. DeFelice because he was having severe difficulty eating and was experiencing what appears to be horrible reflux. Dr. D was extremely dismissive of my concerns and was uninterested in giving any form of real evaluation or diagnosis. She acted as if my concerns...more
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The end result of her prescription was my child ending up in the ER the next day nearly dead from allergic reaction. The office visit was fast. Everyone was courteous except for the Dr. Was called in by a woman that I didn't even realize was the dr until she sat at her desk and began with the...more
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