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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
44 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Kurtz is Good. Dr. Kurtz has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Kurtz, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 24 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Cancer
  • Cholestasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Diverticulum
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Gastroscopy
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Nutritional Support
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Education & Awards

Dr. Kurtz graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Gastrointestinal Cancer (Gastrointestinal Neoplasm)
Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Neoplasm)
Stomach Cancer (Stomach Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2006 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Kurtz has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering 
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cance, New York, Ny 
  • Memorial Hospital For Cancer And Allied Diseases 


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  • Chinese
  • Russian
  • Italian
  • French
  • Greek
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert C Kurtz MD is a male Internist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Robert C. Kurtz practice?
Dr. Robert Kurtz has 1 office location.
Dr. Robert Kurtz practices Gastroenterology near New York, NY.
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