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James D. Lax, MD

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James D. Lax, MD
James D. Lax, MD
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Gastroenterology (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Internal Medicine
Education And Training
1981 New York University School of Medicine
Internship: 1982 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency: 1984 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Fellowship: 1986 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Clinical Expertise
Abdominal Pains
Digestive System Disorder
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Disorders
GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
Stomach Disorders
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]
Medicare [Medicare]
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]


This provider accepts new patients
Primary Office
160 East 72nd Street
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (212) 988-5740
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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