Dr. Barry Jaffin, MD

Dr. Barry Jaffin, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Barry Jaffin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

620 Columbus Ave

New York, NY 10024

Contact Information

(212) 721-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jaffin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jaffin treats Diarrhea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jaffin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Constipation
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very high

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Dr. Jaffin treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jaffin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Anoscopy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jaffin performs Anoscopy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jaffin performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor

Dr. Jaffin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Barry Jaffin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1986
    Boston University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Med Center Hospital Vt
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    Med Center Hospital Vt
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School
    1981

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Dr. Jaffin's Reviews

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4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Tried various regimes until one worked to get me to have regular bowel movements. Had tried other doctors without success
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Dr. Jaffin has been my doctor since 1993. He diagnosed Crones disease when at least three other doctors were unable to help me. I have recommended him to both family and friends and will continue to do so.
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I have been seeing Dr. Jaffin for 15 years. He's a wonderful doctor who has helped me significantly. His staff is very responsive whenever I need refills or things of that nature.
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I had to get the manometry test- they put a wire up your nose and down your throat and it stays there for a day -- while you (try to) live your life normally. It is NOT a fun procedure -- it's super uncomfortable and frustrating -- but Dr. Jaffin was patient with me and was honest about how it was...Read More
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Locations

Westside Gastroenterology

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 2:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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