Dr. Eliot Howard Zimbalist MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Eliot Zimbalist is a gastroenterologist in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lutheran Medical Center and Maimonides Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 25 doctors at Lutheran Medical Center and one of 35 at Maimonides Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1983

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1983 - 1985

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

Expansion of the epithelial cell proliferative compartment and frequency of adenomatous polyps in the colon correlate with the strength of family history of colorectal cancer.
Gerdes, H., Gillin, J. S., Zimbalist, E., Urmacher, C., Lipkin, M., Winawer, S. J.

Paromomycin-associated pancreatitis in HIV-related cryptosporidiosis.
Tan, W. W., Chapnick, E. K., Abter, E. I., Haddad, S., Zimbalist, E. H., Lutwick, L. I.

Chronic pancreatitis and pseudocyst formation secondary to carcinoid tumor of the pancreas.
Gettenberg, G., Zimbalist, E., Marini, C.

See all 8 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Wyoming BlueChoice Personal
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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