Dr. Robert C Kurtz MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Robert Kurtz is a gastroenterologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 46 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968–1970

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1970–1972

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1968

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 2015

Publications & Presentations

Biliary Self-Expandable Metal Stents Do Not Adversely Affect Pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Cavell, L. K.,Allen, P. J.,Vinoya, C.,Eaton, A. A.,Gonen, M.,Gerdes, H.,Mendelsohn, R. B.,D'Angelica, M. I.,Kingham, T. P.,Fong, Y.,Dematteo, R.,Jarnagin, W. R.,Kurtz, R. C.,Schattner, M. A.

Impact of obesity and body fat distribution on survival after pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
Gaujoux, S.,Torres, J.,Olson, S.,Winston, C.,Gonen, M.,Brennan, M. F.,Klimstra, D. S.,D'Angelica, M.,DeMatteo, R.,Fong, Y.,House, M.,Jarnagin, W.,Kurtz, R. C.,Allen, P. J.

Epidemiology of pancreatic cancer and the role of family history.
Olson, S. H., Kurtz, R. C.

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