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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon

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Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Gerst, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Colonoscopy
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Intestine Diseases (Ileal Diseases)
  • Jejunal Diseases
  • Lung Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Gerst graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Gallbladder Diseases
Jejunal Diseases


Dr. Gerst has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center - Concourse Division 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul H Gerst MD is a male Surgeon and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Paul H. Gerst practice?
Dr. Paul Gerst has 2 office locations.
Dr. Paul Gerst practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Tenafly, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Bronx, NY.
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