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Dr. Robert Pfeffer, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.7 (88)
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Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Robert Pfeffer, MD

Dr. Robert Pfeffer, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in New York, NY. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan and Optum Urgent Care-Glen Oaks. Dr. Pfeffer, completed a residency at New York University Langone Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Pfeffer an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Pfeffer works at Optum Medical Care P.C. in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Hemorrhoids, Intestinal Diverticulosis and Constipation along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Pfeffer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gastroenterology - Murray Hill
    317 E 34th St, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 257-3613
  2. 2
    Gastroenterology - New York East 37th
    347 E 37th St, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 257-3627
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:00

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Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Constipation
Colorectal Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Tobacco Use Disorder
Unexplained Weight Loss
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bowel Strangulation
Celiac Disease
Cirrhosis
Crohn's Disease
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
Joint Pain
Lactose Intolerance
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Pancreatitis
Pernicious Anemia
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Shortness of Breath
Tapeworm Infection
Ulcerative Colitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Immunization Administration
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wellness Examination
Wireless pH Testing
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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.7
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    Based on 88 ratings
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    About Dr. Robert Pfeffer, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1558360172
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Montefiore Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • New York University Langone Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan
    • Optum Urgent Care-Glen Oaks

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    Dr. Robert Pfeffer, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Pfeffer is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Pfeffer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Pfeffer works at Optum Medical Care P.C. in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Pfeffer’s profile.

    Dr. Pfeffer has seen patients for Hemorrhoids, Intestinal Diverticulosis and Constipation, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Pfeffer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    88 patients have reviewed Dr. Pfeffer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Pfeffer.

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