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Ira Jay Schmelkin, MD Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Ira Jay Schmelkin, MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
4.3
38
Westfield, MA 01085 (3 other locations)
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About Ira Jay Schmelkin MD

Ira Jay Schmelkin, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Westfield, MA, with other offices in Great Neck, NY and Springfield, MA. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine.

Ira Schmelkin has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Ira Jay Schmelkin has 4 locations

Gastroenterologist Medical Group Baystate Noble 115 W Silver St Fl 1 Westfield, MA 01085
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Baystate Noble Hospital 115 W Silver St Westfield, MA 01085
Goldstein Siegel And Herman 310 E Shore Rd Ste 206 Great Neck, NY 11023
Baystate Gastroenterology 3300 Main St Ste 3A Springfield, MA 01199
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Ira Jay Schmelkin has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Ira Jay Schmelkin has the following 10 areas of expertise

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hemorrhoids

Awards

6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2014)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

Education

38 Years Experience

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Residency

Jacobs School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences At The Univ Of Buffalo

Graduated in 1984

Dr. Ira Jay Schmelkin Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Anthem Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
  • BCBS MA PPO or EPO
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Maines Choice HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Liberty EPO/PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Granite Advantage EPO, PPO and Saver
  • Tufts Granite Premier Choice EPO and PPO
  • Tufts PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Ira Jay Schmelkin

Dr. Schmelkin graduated from the Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences At The Univ of Buffalo in 1984. He works in Westfield, MA and 3 other locations and specializes in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Schmelkin is affiliated with Baystate Noble Hospital.

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