Dr. Grigoriy Gurvits is a gastroenterologist treating patients in New York City and the surrounding communities. He holds certification from the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine and gastroenterology. Dr. Gurvits is also a member of professional organizations including the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for the Study of Liver Diseases, and the Medical Society of the State of New York.
For his undergraduate degree, Dr. Gurvits attended Pace University. He pursued his medical degree at the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Gurvits continued his medical education at the New York Medical College and St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center. Here, he completed an internship program, received internal medicine residency training, and completed a fellowship program in gastroenterology. Dr. Gurvits has also completed fellowship programs in transplant hepatology and gastroenterology at the Mount Sinai Hospital.
Patients visiting Dr. Gurvits can receive a full range of gastroenterology services. His areas of expertise include the treatment of colonic polyps, peptic ulcers, ulcerative colitis, intestinal infections, and Crohn’s disease. Screenings for colon cancer and general consultations are also available.
Education & Training
Medical School - State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center
New York Medical College, Saint Vincent’s Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
New York Medical College, Saint Vincent’s Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
New York Medical College, Saint Vincent’s Medical Center, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
The Mount Sinai Hospital, Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology
The Mount Sinai Hospital, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
Pace University (Bachelor’s)
American Board of Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)
Awards and Publications
Gurvits GE. - A walk in the Snow: Boerhaave Syndrome. In Print. J Gasto Hepatol
Gurvits GE. Acute Oesophageal Necrosis . In Print. Int J Surg.
Gurvits GE. Black Esophagus: Acute Esophageal Necrosis Syndrome. In Print. World J Gastroenterol.
Resident of the Year Award, St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center 2007
Healing Hands Physician Award, St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center 2009
American College of Gastroenterology
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases