Language: English
Gender: Male
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Personal Statement

Dr. Maltz is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell. He has published in both basic science as well as clinical medicine. He plays an important role in the training of gastroenterology fellows in endoscopy/colonoscopy along with providing instruction to Cornell Medical College students in their preclinical years. In addition, he serves as a consultant in gastroenterology and hepatology at The Hospital for Special Surgery.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology

Expertise

  • Liver Disease
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Second Opinions
  • Wireless Capsule Endoscopy

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [HMO]
  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [NYPH Employees Only]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [HMO]

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1975
  • Ph.D., Harvard University, 1969

Honors & Awards

Phi Beta Kappa,

Alpha Omega Alpha,

Sigma Xi

Biography

A native New Yorker, Dr. Maltz has a MD from the University of Pennsylvania and a Ph. D. (physical chemistry) from Harvard University. He has taught at Harvard, the University of California (Berkeley), and the University of Maryland.