Dr. Jason Penzer MD

Dr. Jason Penzer is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lenox Hill Hospital and Mount Sinai Beth Israel. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Penzer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital and one of 7 at Mount Sinai Beth Israel who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York Medical College
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–2001

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2001–2002

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified 11 years in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Surgery

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Invasive anal squamous-cell carcinoma in the HIV-positive patient: outcome in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy.
Wexler, A., Berson, A. M., Goldstone, S. E., Waltzman, R., Penzer, J., Maisonet, O. G., McDermott, B., Rescigno, J.

Practice parameters for the surgical treatment of ulcerative colitis.
Cohen, J. L., Strong, S. A., Hyman, N. H., Buie, W. D., Dunn, G. D., Ko, C. Y., Fleshner, P. R., Stahl, T. J., Kim, D. G., Bastawrous, A. L., Perry, W. B., Cataldo, P. A., Rafferty, J. F., Ellis, C. N., Rakinic, J., Gregorcyk, S., Shellito, P. C., Kilkenny, J. W., Ternent, C. A., Koltun, W., Tjandra, J. J., Orsay, C. P., Whiteford, M. H., Penzer, J. R.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • 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
  • 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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