Alex Novogrudsky, M.D.
Alex Novogrudsky, M.D. has extensive training in both Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He attended the University at Buffalo, SUNY, where he was a University Honors Scholar and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. He earned Phi Beta Kappa honors and graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors in Biology of Highest Distinction in 1996. He went on to medical school at NYU School of Medicine and graduated in 2000. He remained at NYU and completed his internal medicine training at Bellevue Hospital and NYU Medical Center. He did his Gastroenterology training at Montefiore / Albert Einstein Medical Center in the Bronx and also completed a fellowship in Hepatology and Liver Diseases and Transplantation at Columbia University Medical Center in 2004. During his internship, Dr Novogrudsky co-authored a chapter for Yamada Textbook of Gastroenterology on the normal bowel flora of the gastrointestinal tract. After his Hepatology training, he served as a clinical instructor at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in the Division of Gastroenterology, Center for Liver Diseases and Transplantation. He published multiple articles in leading gastroenterology journals and presented his findings at national conferences including the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). His presentation on rectal bleeding in young patients received the Presidential Poster Award at the ACG conference in 2003.
Dr Novogrudsky joined North Shore Gastroenterology Associates in 2008. He is an active member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Alex’s interests include the treatment of end stage liver disease, viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis, as well as colon cancer screening, GERD and irritable bowel syndrome. He is on the professional staff at North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset and Glen Cove, St Francis Hospital in Roslyn, NY, and the Long Island Jewish Medical Center.