Lawrence L Herman, MD Gastroenterology

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Gastroenterology New York, NY

About Dr. Lawrence L Herman MD

Dr. Lawrence L Herman, MD is a doctor primarily located in New York, NY, with another office in New York, NY. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine.

Dr. Herman has received 3 awards.

On-Time Doctor AwardCompassionate Doctor RecognitionPatients' Choice Award


Dr. Lawrence L Herman has 2 locations

Get Directions Medical Associates Of Manhattan 121 E 60th St Apt 9B New York, NY 10022
Get Directions Carnegie Hill Endoscopy 1516 Lexington Ave New York, NY 10029


Dr. Lawrence L Herman has the following 2 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.
Internal Medicine

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Lawrence L Herman has the following 16 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Digestive System Endoscopy (EGD)
  • Dyspepsia
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • H. Pylori bacteria (Helicobacter Infections)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis


3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2017)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017)

    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.


33 Years Experience

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Weill Cornell Medical College

Graduated in 1987

Dr. Lawrence L Herman Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Lawrence L Herman

Dr. Lawrence Herman was born, raised and educated in New York. He graduated Magna cum laude at Columbia University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology. He was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society at Columbia. He commenced his medical training at the Cornell University Medical College and completed a medical residency in Internal Medicine at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Following residency, Dr. Herman completed his advanced training with a Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. There he received the Paul Sherlock Award for Excellence in the Diagnosis and Management of Gastrointestinal Oncology. Dr Herman specializes in the evaluation and management of esophageal disorders (difficulty swallowing, GERD and heartburn), indigestion (dyspepsia), gastric and duodenal ulcers, celiac disease and inflammatory bowel disease.His particular interest is the diagnosis and management of colon polyps and colon cancer. Dr. Herman has published extensively in the gastroenterology literature with a focus on the diagnosis and management of gasrointestinal cancers and endoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic technology. Dr. Herman is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology and is actively involved with the training of residents, fellows and medical students at the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. Herman is Board Certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Awards: Dr. Herman is isted in -America's Best Gastroenterologists -America's Best Physicians Top 10 Doctors Publications: -Herman LL, McKee KJ, Thaler HT, Winawer SJ, Kurtz RC. “Identification of Risk Factors for the Development of Vasovagal Reactions During Colonoscopy” Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: 1993; 39:388-391 -Herman LL, Brennan MF, Shike M. “Acute Pancreatitis from Intussusception of a Gastric Polyp in a Patient With Gardner's Syndrome” Digestive Diseases and Sciences: 1992; 37:955-960 -Herman LL, Shike M. Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy for Decompression of the Stomach and Small Intestine” Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: 1992; 38: 314-318 -Pickering TG, Herman LL, Devereux R, et al. “Recurrent Pulmonary Oedema in Hypertension Due to Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis: Treatment by Angioplasty or Surgical Revascularization” Lancet: 1988; 2:591-592

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