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Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 52

  
Dr. Abittan

North Shore Gastroenterology

233 E Shore Rd Ste 101 Great Neck, NY 11023
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Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University in 1994 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Great in every respect. Highly skilled, caring and dedicated. You could not find a better Doctor.
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I've been going to Dr Abittan for many many years, he truly takes the time to listen and really cares about his patients. He's up to date with new studies and medications. I highly recommend Dr Abittan to my friends and family.
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Excellent gastroenterologist who is a superb diagnostician and physician especially in all areas of the gastrointestinal tract.
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I travel from New Jersey to see Dr. Abbitan. He is the best of the best. Knowledgeable, compassionate and everything you WISH all your other physicians were.
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Unbelievably great experience start to end!
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About Me

Care Philosophy

North Shore Gastroenterology Associates is a 7 physician medical practice specializing in the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal illness. We are located in Great Neck, Long Island, on the beautiful north shore of Long Island. Our philosophy is to put the patient first, provide physical and emotional comfort, and strive for the highest care possible.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2000
Mt Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
North Shore University Hospital Nyu Med Center
Residency Hospital
1995
North Shore University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1994
Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
Medical School

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

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(516) 487-2444

Dr. Abittan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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. Abittan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophagitis
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Dr. Abittan treats Esophagitis more than 100% of his peers

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Esophageal Diseases
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Dr. Abittan treats Esophageal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Abdominal Pain
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Dr. Abittan treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Abittan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)

Glen Cove Hospital

Glen Cove, NY

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)