Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
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Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD
Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Great Neck, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Abittan is affiliated with Glen Cove Hospital, Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn and North Shore University Hospital.

233 E Shore Rd Ste 101

Great Neck, NY 11023

Contact Information

(516) 487-2444

Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD

Dr. Chaim Abittan, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Abittan "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."

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
81

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology 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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abittan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abittan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abittan to family and friends
5.0
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Abittan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Massapequa, NY |
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.
in Woodmere, NY 11598 |
Excellent gastroenterologist who is a superb diagnostician and physician especially in all areas of the gastrointestinal tract.
in Rutherford, NJ |
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.
in Massapequa, NY |
Unbelievably great experience start to end!
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Dr. Abittan accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • 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

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Hospitals where Dr. Abittan has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn
100 Port Washington Blvd
Roslyn, NY 11576
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Glen Cove Hospital
101 Saint Andrews Ln
Glen Cove, NY 11542
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