Dr. Israel N Kochin MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr. Israel Kochin is a pediatric gastroenterologist in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Kochin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew and Russian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Gastroenterologist: General Pediatric Gasteroenterology

Clinical Interests: Gastroenterology, Gastroscopy, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, Allergy and Immunology, Pediatrics, Nutritional Physiological Phenomena, Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena, Child Nutritional Physiological Phenomena, Hepatitis, Pancreatitis, Pancreas, Liver Diseases, Abdominal Pain, Vomiting, Nausea, Constipation, Diarrhea, Infantile Diarrhea, Gastroesophageal Reflux, Feeding Behavior, Enteral Nutrition, Crohn Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Peptic Ulcer, Helicobacter pylori, Gastric Juice, Helicobacter, Helicobacter Infections

Hospital Affiliation

Mount Sinai Hospital
Ranked #40 in Pediatrics: Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Hebrew
  • Russian

Education & Medical Training

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1999–2002

Maimonides Medical Center
Internship, Pediatrics, 1999–2002

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1999

Mt Sinai SOM
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology (Peds), 2008–2011

Mt Sinai SOM
Fellowship, Pediatric Hepatology , 2007–2008

UC San Diego Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology (Peds), 2006–2007

Columbia University
Other Training, Economics, 1991–1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 12 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 3 years in Pediatric Gastroenterology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Nominated & Elected Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
2003

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
2002

CDC/NYC DOH award for Influenza Surveillance, (1999-2002)
2002

Senior Class Marshal and King’s Crown Gold Award
1995

Scholar, Parrett Scholarship Foundation
1992

National Merit Finalist
1991

Publications & Presentations

Clinical Predictors of NASH in Pediatrics.

Benign Liver Tumors in Children.

Management of Chronic Hepatitis B in Children.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health 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
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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