Dr. Lax received his Bachelor of Arts from Columbia College. He pursued his medical studies at New York University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital. Subsequently, he completed his fellowship training in gastroenterology at St. Luke’s as well.
He is currently a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Gastrointestinal Association, and the American College of Gastroenterology.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]
1981 New York University School of Medicine
Internship: 1982 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency: 1984 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Fellowship: 1986 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center