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

Contact Information

(516) 487-7677

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
  • 2 More

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

77  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (5/24/2018)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Massachusetts
0 Board Actions

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Education

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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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