Dr. Sidney J Winawer MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Sidney Winawer is a gastroenterologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 50 years. Dr. Winawer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 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

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1962 - 1963

VA Medical Center - Brooklyn
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1957 - 1959

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1961 - 1962

Maimonides Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1956 - 1957

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1956

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 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

Colorectal cancers soon after colonoscopy: a pooled multicohort analysis.
Robertson, D. J.,Lieberman, D. A.,Winawer, S. J.,Ahnen, D. J.,Baron, J. A.,Schatzkin, A.,Cross, A. J.,Zauber, A. G.,Church, T. R.,Lance, P.,Greenberg, E. R.,Martínez, M. E.

Increased screening colonoscopy rates and reduced racial disparities in the new york citywide campaign: an urban model.
Richards, C.A., Kerker, B.D., Thorpe, L., Olson, C., Krauskopf, M.S., Silver, L.S., Weber, T.K., Winawer, S.J.

The Future Role of the Gastroenterologist in Digestive Oncology: An International Perspective.
Winawer, S.J., Pasricha, P.J., Schmiegel, W., Sinicrope, F.A., Sung, J., Seufferlein, T., Kassem, A.M., Malekzadeh, R., Kurtz, R.C., Classen, M., Tytgat, G.N.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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