Dr. Ira Schmelkin, MD

Dr. Ira Schmelkin, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Ira Schmelkin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

310 E Shore Rd Ste 206

Great Neck, NY 11023

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (5/24/2018)View details
No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Schmelkin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Schmelkin treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Dr. Schmelkin treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schmelkin treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmelkin treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schmelkin treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schmelkin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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 Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
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 Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ira Schmelkin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1989
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1985
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO