Dr. Lawrence Herman, MD

Dr. Lawrence Herman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Lawrence Herman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1987 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

121 E 60th St Apt 9B

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

(646) 651-4465

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Herman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 87% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
high
more than 84% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Herman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Herman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Herman " Dr. Lawrence Herman was born, raised and educated in New York. He graduated Magna cum laude at Columbia University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology. He was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society at Columbia. He commenced his medical training at the Cornell University Medical College and completed a medical residency in Internal Medicine at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Following residency, Dr. Herman completed his advanced training with a Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. There he received the Paul Sherlock Award for Excellence in the Diagnosis and Management of Gastrointestinal Oncology. Dr. Herman is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology and is actively involved with the training of residents, fellows and medical students at the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. Herman is Board Certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr Herman is listed in America's Top Gastroenterologists, America's Top Physicians and Vitals Top 10 Doctors."
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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3  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

  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Cornell Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herman to family and friends
59 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Herman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (32)

I have been a patient of Dr. Herman for many years and I highly recommend him. He is an excellent diagnostician, very thorough and his personality keeps his patients very calm. He also has a great staff that is friendly and very competent.
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I have in fact recommended him many times to friends and family and all have become his patients.
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Dr. Herman and his staff are thorough, professional, caring and efficient. From scheduling an appointment to coming in to see Dr. Herman to having a procedure done, everything was done with the utmost care. If only every doctor could be this good. I can't recommend him enough.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Herman for over 15 Years and have had a great experience. He is professional, caring and meticulous. His recommendations are spot on and the communication via Relayhealth are speedy and prompt. Highly recommend.
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Dr. Herman has been my internist for the last 10 years and now my gastroenterologist. I can not say enough good things about this doctor, extremely thorough, dedicated, honestly cares about his patients, always returns calls and emails promptly no matter where he is and always gives you your blood...more
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