Gastroenterology Fellowship

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Gastroenterology Fellowship

Facilities & Resources

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Network is a 535-bed major teaching hospital with a full array of services and programs. The GI unit is a new, state of the art facility, which consists of five fully-equipped procedure rooms with high definition Olympus and Fujinon processors, flat-screen video monitors, and provision for all GI procedures.

Advanced technology in the GI unit includes Spyglass Choledochoscopy, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Fujinon Double Balloon Enteroscopy, Given Imaging Pillcam, Avantis Third Eye Retroscope, Sierra Scientific Manometry, Bravo PH monitoring, Barryx Halo Ablation, and a full array of advanced equipment to perform biliary and enteral stenting, dilation, polypectomy, papillotomy, EMR, APC ablation, and hemostasis. All procedures including images and video clips are recorded in an Electronic Medical Record-Allscripts, Athena, and ProVation Database functions allow for clinical and research study and review.

Inpatient facilities at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens include state-of-the-art ICUs and patient care units. Radiology facilities including MRI, CT, angiography, nuclear medicine, PET scan as well as traditional fluoroscopic and X ray studies. Electronic order entry and medical records are provided by Eclipsys.

The outpatient clinic facilities include modern, multi-room clinics, nearby. Once a week general gastroenterology and hepatology clinics are conducted on these premises with faculty supervision. Conference rooms are available for case reviews, didactic, and discussions.

Liver Transplant rotations for third-year fellows takes place at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.