Browse Health
Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
34 years of experience
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ellen Scherl is Average. Dr. Scherl has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.2
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ellen Scherl, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Clinical Research
  • Colitis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Scherl graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. She has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Scherl has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center Petrie Division 


  • Mandarin
  • Italian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Cantonese

> > > > Dr. Ellen Scherl, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Jennifer McCarthy

Internal Medicine
14 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Felice Schnoll-Sussman

Internal Medicine
17 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Brian Bosworth

Internal Medicine
12 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Orli Etingin

Internal Medicine
31 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Carolyn Steinberg

Internal Medicine
17 years experience
New York, NY

Dr. Steven Lipkin

Internal Medicine
16 years experience
New York, NY
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Ellen J Scherl MD is a female Internist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Ellen J. Scherl practice?
Dr. Ellen Scherl has 1 office location.
Dr. Ellen Scherl practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near New York, NY.
See New York Internists and New York Gastroenterologists.