Dr. Cherif El Younis, MD

Dr. Cherif El Younis, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Cherif El Younis, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from U Ein Shams, Cairo in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology.

1235 Linden Blvd Fl 1

Brooklyn, NY 11212

Contact Information

(718) 240-5071

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. El Younis'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

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

87  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Paracentesis

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

  • U Ein Shams, Cairo
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Univ Hosp-Suny Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mt Sinai Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El Younis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El Younis' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. El Younis to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. El Younis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Great Dr. Thank you for all your help. The staff could be a little bit more friendly but Dr. elyounis has helped me tremendously.
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