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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
24 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Distler is Excellent. Dr. Distler has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Distler, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Distler graduated from Boston University . He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010, 2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2013, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper East Side


Dr. Distler has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Nyack Hospital 


  • English
  • Ukrainian
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Yiddish
  • Polish

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter M Distler MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Peter M. Distler practice?
Dr. Peter Distler has 1 office location.
Dr. Peter Distler practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near New York, NY.
See New York Internists and New York Gastroenterologists.