Call us toll free (9am - 5pm EST): 1-888-262-7187

Dr. Jeffrey L. Zitsman MD 
General Practice - Male
ColumbiaDoctors - 15 North Broadway
15 North Broadway Floor Lower Level, Suite G
White Plains, NY 10601
 ColumbiaDoctors - 15 North Broadway
 (212) 342-8585
 Is Accepting New Patients
 Next Location
Loading Map...
Loading Map...
Loading Map...
 
DOCTOR SUMMARY
 Degrees
Medical Doctor - MD
 Spoken Languages
English
 Years of Experience
N/A
 Insurances Accepted
AETNA
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
CIGNA
Emblem/GHI
Emblem/Hip
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
Healthfirst
Local 1199
Magnacare (National)
Multiplan
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Quality Health Management
UnitedHealthcare
VNSNY CHOICE
WellCare
 Twitter Handle
 Message
Dr. Zitsman graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a degree in natural sciences, and received his M.D. degree from Tufts University Medical School in 1976. He received his training in General Surgery at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, and completed his Pediatric Surgery training at the Babies & Children's Hospital of New York. He is Board-Certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery, and also holds a Certificate of Special Competence in Surgical Critical Care. Dr. Zitsman has maintained an active clinical practice in pediatric surgery in the New York area since 1985. He holds the rank of Professor of Surgery at the Columbia University Medical Center. His areas of interest include applications of minimally invasive techniques in pediatric surgery, chest wall deformities, and weight loss surgery in adolescents. Dr. Zitsman has been named to Castle Connolly’s Best Doctors in the New York area list annually since 2002. Dr. Zitsman is founder and Director of the Center for Adolescent Bariatric Surgery at the Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian. He is Principal Investigator for an FDA-approved adolescent laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding study. He has performed over 200 minimal access weight loss procedures and serves as Vice-Chairman of the Committee on Obesity of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. He is a member of the Program Committee and the Childhood Obesity Committee of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and has served as a Consultant to the Medical Devices Evaluation Panel of the FDA.

EZDoctor Report

Dr. Jeffrey L. Zitsman MD
  • Malpractice Claims, Board Sanctions
  • Medical School Education
  • Patient Reviews, Publications
  • and much more
  • View a Sample Report [pdf]