At Westside Gastroenterology, New York City patients can find the intestinal care and treatment they need from Drs. Anthony Weiss and Barry Jaffin. From their Upper West Side location, patients can receive services such as colon cancer screening, endoscopy and colonoscopy, and general gastroenterology consultations. The doctors also offer treatment for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, achalasia, constipation, abdominal pain, acid reflux (GERD), irritable bowel syndrome, and eosinophilic esophagitis. They are also experts in motility diseases.
In this day of managed care, many view medicine as a business more than a calling or profession. At Westside Gastroenterology, Drs. Jaffin and Weiss pride themselves on delivering personalized, patient-oriented care. This means that they will take the time to listen and answer all of your questions to the best of their ability and promptly, personally return your calls.
The practice has been located on Manhattan's Upper West Side for the past 25 years. The doctors specialize in the care of patients with problems of the digestive system. Both Drs. Jaffin and Weiss are highly respected in their fields. They hold academic and teaching appointments at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and between them, they have over 60 years of combined affiliation with the hospital. Drs. Jaffin and Weiss have published and lectured extensively in the areas of esophageal disease, colon cancer prevention, and inflammatory bowel disease.
Additionally, they are affiliated with Carnegie Hill Endoscopy and experts in FUSE (Full Spectrum Endoscopy). The practice welcomes all new patients and accepts most major forms of medical insurance.