Team

Ana Tuyama, MD

Ana Tuyama, MD

Gastroenterologist

Training and spending so many years at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where gastroenterology is practiced at its best, surro...

Asher Kornbluth, MD

Asher Kornbluth, MD

Gastroenterologist

I chose gastroenterology for the ability to interact and care for patients with chronic diseases for a lifetime....

Barry Jaffin, MD

Barry Jaffin, MD

Gastroenterologist

While taking my first course in gastroenterology during my second year of medical school at Mount Sinai, I was intrigued that...

Daniel Adler, MD

Daniel Adler, MD

Gastroenterologist

All patient populations have GI problems and disease. I liked being able to care for a wide variety of people. Adolescents, a...

Eric Goldstein, MD

Eric Goldstein, MD

Gastroenterologist

Dr. Eric Goldstein is a clinical instructor at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and attending physician at Mount Sinai Medi...

Faith Aronowitz, MS, RD, CDN

Faith Aronowitz, MS, RD, CDN

Dietitian

Early on in my nutrition training, I became fascinated by the gut microbiome and its seemingly endless connections to all fac...

James Aisenberg, MD

James Aisenberg, MD

Gastroenterologist

I am a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, a Medical Director at the Endoscopy Cen...

James George, MD

James George, MD

Gastroenterologist

I love that gastroenterology is a field that incorporates both incredibly interesting medical problems as well as challenging...

Janie Yang, MD

Janie Yang, MD

Gastroenterologist

I find the human gastrointestinal tract to be fascinating because it involves multiple organ systems and can have such a majo...

Jay Desai, MD

Jay Desai, MD

Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterology is a fascinating field that requires a detailed understanding of the physiology of multiple organ systems as...

Jennifer Leong, MD

Jennifer Leong, MD

Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist

I was first drawn to gastroenterology as an ideal blend of comprehensive patient care and procedures, but it was during my...

Kenneth Miller, MD

Kenneth Miller, MD

Gastroenterologist

Patients prize Dr. Kenneth Miller’s dedication, commitment, and expertise in consultative gastroenterology. A tireless pati...

Laura Frado, MD, MS

Laura Frado, MD, MS

Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterology is a special field that allows me to care for a broad scope of conditions often presenting in different stag...

Leon Kavaler, MD

Leon Kavaler, MD

Gastroenterologist

One of my most memorable honors was being selected as the Chief Medical Resident at Mount Sinai Hospital. I spent a year teac...

Michele Kissous-Hunt, PA-C

Michele Kissous-Hunt, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Michele Kissous-Hunt is a board-certified physician assistant and has cared for patients with a wide range of gastrointestina...

Neville Bamji, MD

Neville Bamji, MD

Gastroenterologist

The complex physiology of the gastrointestinal tract has always fascinated me. Practicing gastroenterology allows physicians ...

Peter Legnani, MD

Peter Legnani, MD

Gastroenterologist

I found gastroenterology to be a dynamic intersection of multiple fields of study and practice. For example, I found that car...

Sameer Berry, MD, MBA

Sameer Berry, MD, MBA

Gastroenterologist

A gastroenterologist must spend a significant amount of time with each patient to understand the impact of their lifestyle, s...

Steven Naymagon, MD

Steven Naymagon, MD

Gastroenterologist

I went to medical school knowing that I want to make a difference in people’s lives. As a medical student I was torn betwee...

Suzie Finkel, MS, RD, CDN

Suzie Finkel, MS, RD, CDN

Dietitian

I became a dietitian with the specific goal of helping people alleviate their digestive symptoms, and have found gastroentero...

Tamara Duker Freuman, MS, RD, CDN

Tamara Duker Freuman, MS, RD, CDN

Dietitian

The intricate relationship between how food and nutrients interact with the digestive tract captured my attention early on du...

Toby Heller, PA-C

Toby Heller, PA-C

Physician Assistant

I have always been fascinated with gastroenterology, before I even knew I wanted to work in healthcare. I have a very persona...

Tony Weiss, MD

Tony Weiss, MD

Gastroenterologist

When I was in training as a physician, I became fascinated with the digestive system and the profound effect gastrointestinal...

Yevgenia Pashinsky, MD

Yevgenia Pashinsky, MD

Gastroenterologist

I grew up thinking of food as a cultural and spiritual force that brings people together. It is incredibly rewarding to help ...

Administration

David Hertz

Chief Operating Officer

David Hertz is the Chief Operating Officer of New York Gastroenterology Associates (NYGA). He is responsible for the practice...

Mary Ryan

Director of Billing

Mary Ryan is the Director of Billing for New York Gastroenterology Associates. Mary is a medical billing and revenue cycle ma...

Salitah Qureshi

Clinical Research Coordinator

Salitah Qureshi is the Clinical Research Coordinator at New York Gastroenterology Associates. She is responsible for managing...

Steven Marcano

Systems and Project Manager

Steven Marcano is the Systems and Project Manager with New York Gastroenterology Associates. Steven supports daily operation...