Dr. Ira Daniel Breite MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Ira Breite is a gastroenterologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Breite accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 66 doctors at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, Hebrew and Russian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Clinical Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, Proctology, Colon/colon cancer, gastroenterology irritable bowel syndrome colonoscopy

Hospital Affiliation

NYU Langone Medical Center
Ranked #26 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Hebrew
  • Russian

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1994

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1994–1997

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 17 years in Gastroenterology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Proof of concept of a new colonoscope.
Breite, I.D.

"Practice makes perfect"...or does it?
Breite, I. D.

Comparison of magnetic resonance and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in malignant pancreaticobiliary obstruction.
Georgopoulos, S. K., Schwartz, L. H., Jarnagin, W. R., Gerdes, H., Breite, I., Fong, Y., Blumgart, L. H., Kurtz, R. C.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select 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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