Dr. Philip Schweitzer, MD

Dr. Philip Schweitzer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
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Dr. Philip Schweitzer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1967 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4238 Bronx Blvd

Bronx, NY 10466

Contact Information

(718) 325-9532

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Peptic Ulcer
normal
more than 77% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
normal
more than 74% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
normal
more than 72% 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*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders
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3  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/1/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 10021
    State: 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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Boston City Hosp-Boston U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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