Dr. Zvi A Alpern MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Zvi Alpern is a gastroenterologist in Smithtown, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center and Stony Brook University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 12 doctors at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center and one of 14 at Stony Brook University Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Stony Brook University Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Metrowest Medical Center - Framinghm Union
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1980

St Vincent Hospital (Worcester MA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1982

SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1983–1985

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Class of 1979

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 2013

Publications & Presentations

Body mass index as a predictor of colorectal neoplasia in ethnically diverse screening population.
Stein, B., Anderson, J.C., Rajapakse, R., Alpern, Z.A., Messina, C.R., Walker, G.

The effect of DDT on vitamin D metabolism and calcium binding activity in the chick.
Silver, J., Alpern, Z.

Smokers as a high-risk group: data from a screening population.
Anderson, J. C., Latreille, M., Messina, C., Alpern, Z., Grimson, R., Martin, C., Hubbard, P., Shaw, R. D.

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