Vinita E. Jacob, MD

Vinita E. Jacob, MD Specialties: Gastroenterology

Vinita E. Jacob, MD
Specialties: Gastroenterology
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1305 York Avenue
New York, NY 10021
US
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    1315 York Avenue
    New York, NY 10021
    US

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About Vinita E. Jacob, MD

Dr. Jacob received her B.S. in biology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and her medical doctorate from Albany Medical College. She completed her internal medicine training at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She subsequently finished her gastroenterology training at Columbia Presbyterian, College of Physicians and Surgeons. She did further sub-specialty training with an advanced fellowship specifically in inflammatory bowel diseases under the tutelage of Dr. Ellen Scherl, Director of the Jill Roberts Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Expertise

  • Colonoscopy

  • Crohn's Disease

  • Endoscopy

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)

  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Medical School: Albany Medical College
  • Residency: Baylor Affiliated Hospitals

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology