Dr. Jacob Walfish, MD

Dr. Jacob Walfish, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jacob Walfish, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1974 and specializes in internal medicine and gastroenterology.Read his story

101 Broadway

Brooklyn, NY 11249

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Walfish's Experience

Dr. Walfish's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Walfish's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Walfish "I have been in practice for over 30 years within Internal Medicine. My specialty covers a wide range of issues within Gastroenterology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walfish "NYU Williamsburg seeks to acquire a relationship with the vibrant patients who make up the Williamsburg, Brooklyn community.   We gladly WELCOME NEW PATIENTS!   

You will find that our staff is friendly and fully capable to handle your needs and concerns professionally and expeditiously."



  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walfish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walfish's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walfish to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Walfish's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have since moved from New York but I just wanted to express my appreciation for Dr. Walfish and all he did for me when I was ill with Lyme in his care. I always felt that Dr. Walfish had my interests and my health as a top priority and he seems to have inexhaustible energy for thinking through...more
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