Dr. Elliot Arons, MD

Dr. Elliot Arons, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elliot Arons, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

123 W 86th St

New York, NY 10024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Indigestion
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more than 77% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 39% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 39% of peers

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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • 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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • The Miriam Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • The Miriam Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Va Med Ctr/Mt Sinai
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arons' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arons to family and friends
3.9
based on 21 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Arons' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

New York, NY |
I found a friendly, professional atmosphere in the office staff. I was on time for my first appointment and so was the doctor. I was impressed by his style and listening ability. His experience and competence was obvious. This is a doctor`who works with you and respects your ideas about your...more
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in New York, NY |
I would give no stars if possible. I was referred to Dr. Arons by United Healthcare as a primary care provider. The provided me with his phone number, which I called. Similar to others, I was on hold nearly interminably until my call was shunted to an answering system. I was instructed to leave my...more
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in New York, NY |
I've been a patient of Dr. Arons for more than 18 years, but over the years things have gone down hill, especially in the past 3 years. Example: * I called to make an appointment, and after 3 minutes on hold I am FORCED to leave a message (you cannot choose to continue waiting) * I left a...more
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in New York, NY |
The office is disorganized to the point of total incompetence. Phone messaging system is often out of order, refilling prescriptions is a nightmare. And no one there seems able to respond to the pharmacy or comunicate with insurance companies. More than annoying, the sloppiness and lack of concern...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Arons accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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