James D Lax Gastroenterology

James D Lax

New York, NY 10032
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About James D Lax

Dr. Lax received his Bachelor of Arts from Columbia College.� He pursued his medical studies at New York University School of Medicine.� He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital.� Subsequently, he completed his fellowship training in gastroenterology at St. Luke's as well.He is currently a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Gastrointestinal Association, and the American College of Gastroenterology.


NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center 160 East 72nd Street New York, NY 10032


James D Lax has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

Specialty Expertise

James D Lax has the following 16 expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hepatitis
  • Liver Diseases
  • Viral Human Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Constipation
  • Celiac Disease
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids


40 Years Experience

New York University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1981

St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital


James D Lax Accepts the Following Insurance