Dr. Burton Korelitz, MD

Dr. Burton Korelitz, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 91
Dr. Burton Korelitz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 62 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1951 and specializes in gastroenterology.

115 E 57th St Ste 510

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Crohn's Disease
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

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.


  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1951
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1952
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1954
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1955
  • Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1953
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1956

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Korelitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Korelitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Korelitz to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Korelitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Was sick for a very long time. I would too many doctors I could not get the right information. Dr. Korelitz it was a saving grace for me. He told me more than 15 minutes then other doctors have told me over A two-year period of the misdiagnosed and being given the wrong treatment. I strongly...more
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