Dr. Vijaypal Arya, MD

Dr. Vijaypal Arya, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Vijaypal Arya, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Middle Village, NY. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

7517 Metropolitan Ave Metrowell Health Center

Middle Village, NY 11379

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 28 More

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Arya "Our goal is to help patients overcome abdominal pain, heartburn and other symptoms by delivering an accurate diagnosis and establishing an effective plan for treatment. We are proud to provide elite care for our patients using advanced screening and testing procedures and comprehensive treatment options. If you are in search of a Middle Village physician who specializes in gastroenterology and liver disease, we invite you to contact our staff with further questions or to make an appointment."


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  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis D
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Tuberculosis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders


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  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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.


  • Maharaja S College,University Of Rajasthan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Ravindra Nath Tagore Medical College, Rajasthan University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Wyckoff Heights Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Centerbrooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Allegeny General Hospital (University Of Pennsylvania)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Vijaypal Arya Gastroenterology PC Accrediated by Joint Commission., 2006
Media & Publications

Dr. Arya has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arya's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arya to family and friends
based on 59 total reviews (22 with comments)
Dr. Arya's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (22)
Brooklyn, NY |
Very nice and patient
Middle Village, NY |
I was very disappointed with my recent visit to this office. Staff is unprofessional, and no bedside manner. It was obvious that a couple of staff persons there are clueless about their job.
in Elmhurst, NY |
Dr. Vijaypal Arya, MD is a practicing Gastroenterology specialist at Middle Village, NYC, with affiliation to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, NY. He also maintains Ivy League teaching credential. As one his long-standing patient, I would say his professionalism, self-confidence, patient-care & service deliveries are outstanding. I would highly recommend Dr. Arya to anyone should the requirement arises.
in Queens Village, NY |
I have been going to Dr. Arya for over ten years. He is very pleasant and knowledgeable. I feel very comfortable going there.
in Maspeth, NY |
Dr. Arya is an excellent doctor and a true gentleman. He has a wonderful bedside manner and is also very patient with people who are nervous , overly stressed with health concerns, etc.
in Brooklyn, NY |
I would highly recommend Dr Arya to family and friends. Dr. Arya explained everything to me,in a way that could understand.He asked if I had any questions. He has a good bedside manner.I am very happy with the service that I received. The staff is wonderful too.
in Ridge wood, NY |
Dr. Arya is very knowledgable, professional, kind and compassionate. He treats all of his patients with the utmost respect and care.
Forest Hills, NY |
The Dr. and all of his staff are very nice and responsive to patients and their families. I feel well-cared for there.
in Ridgewood |
Friendly staff, Minimal wait. Doctor answered all my questions. Friendly and caring.
in Woodside, NY |
World class and in Middle Village, don't have to go into Manhattan. Very concerned and interested in what I had to say, concerns. Recomend very highly. John Roberts
in Brooklyn, NY |
I've been seeing Dr. Arya for over a decade and i highly recommend him to all. He is absolutely the best doctor.
in Middlevillage Newyork |
He was very nice and asked me if I believe in Yoga and I liked that about him.
in Ridgewood, NY |
A very professional staff.
in New York, NY |
He is a great doctor he has great confidence in his work and takes excellent care of his patients.
in Flushing, NY |
Very professional service ..in 100% I am satisfied with the care and thanks for nice service .
in Middle Village, NY |
He is great. His office is close to my home; procedures are performed in the office which makes everything convenient.
in Rego Park, NY |
in Jamaica, NY |
He is a very good ,,,,doctors like him we need more in this world ,,nice ,, friendly ,,treat me like a his family ,,
in Brooklyn, ny |
My experience were the best of the best. He is a true caring physician. Friendly, caring, concern. His staff are friendly. Especially Inez..
in New York, NY |
His ability as a professional and his ability to explain to the patient about the medical problem is excellent. His staff is very courteous. I would highly recommend him.
in Modele village NY |
t is a very meticulous and patient doctor, very good care ??
Everyone who works in this office is super friendly and helpful. They make you feel comfortable. And in the past I had problems with other offices keeping in contact with me, this is one place were I don't have to worry about that.
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Dr. Arya accepts 37 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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Hospitals where Dr. Arya has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
374 Stockholm St
Brooklyn, NY 11237
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Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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