Dr. Ellen Scherl, MD

Dr. Ellen Scherl, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
66 y/o
(47)

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Dr. Ellen Scherl, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read her story

Jill Roberts Center for InflammatoryBowel Disease

1315 York Ave # Mezzanine

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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. Scherl's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcerative Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherl treats Ulcerative Colitis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Scherl treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherl treats Crohn's Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Scherl treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scherl treats Inflammatory Bowel Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Scherl treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Scherl's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
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
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
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 Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Giardiasis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Beth Israel Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1977
New York Medical College
Medical School
1989
1989
1978
1977

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Scherl's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scherl

3.4

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
59.57446808510638%
(28)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.382978723404255%
(3)
1 Star
34.04255319148936%
(16)

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Dr. Scherl is phenomenal. She recently turned around a terrible flareup which landed me in the hospital for the first time in decades. I'm now feeling a thousand percent better as a result of her care. I've been with the practice for several years and candidly it used to be badly run. But those...Read More
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Dr. Scherl has been my gastroenterologist for over 15 years. Her expertise in treating my issues has been unsurpassed. I trust her with my life. She deserves the highest recommendation a patient can give their doctor.
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Dr. Scherl is the BEST gastroenterologist on the east coast. She is thoughtful knowledgeable understanding. She practices up to date evidenced based care. Dr. Scherl ultimately saved my life along with a superb surgical colleague. She listens to her patients with her ears and eyes!! Dr Scherl is...Read More
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I had an appointment for a consultation and had waited 2 months. Two days before my appointment, I was contacted by email that the appointment was canceled. There was no reason! I contacted the office to learn that Dr. Scherl is no longer doing colonoscopies. I can see from other comments, that...Read More
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The Doctor was fine. The staff was not well informed and several were rude. I would not recommend due to the lack of coordination.
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Locations

Jill Roberts Center for InflammatoryBowel Disease

New Patient?
(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO

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