Dr. Bart A. Kummer is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and a gastroenterologist at The Trinity Center, at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Board certified in Gastroenterology, Dr. Kummer specializes in colon cancer screening, the diagnosis and treatment of abdominal pain, esophageal disease, and chronic diarrhea, as well as travel medicine. Dr. Kummer has been in clinical practice and has taught medical residents and students for more than 25 years.
Named a fellow of both the American College of Physicians and American Gastroenterological Association, Dr. Kummer is also a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. In recognition of his work, Dr. Kummer has received several awards, including Castle Connolly's Top Doctor listing for the past 19 years (1994-2012), Patient's Choice Award for the past 5 years (2008-2012), and Teacher of the Year Award in Physical Diagnosis from the NYU School of Medicine.
Dr. Kummer received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College. He served his internship and residency at the Harlem Hospital Center and completed his Gastroenterology fellowship at St. Luke's Medical Center in New York City.
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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -
Stage of presentation and prognosis of colon cancer in immigrant Chinese: Experience of a New York City Community Hospital
Butler, F; Kummer, BA
2003 APR;124(4):A655-A655, Gastroenterology
— id: 164298, year: 2003, vol: 124, page: A655, stat: Journal Article,
Ignore heartburn at your own risk
Kummer, Bart A
2000 Oct 16;136:14-17, Newsweek
— id: 164301, year: 2000, vol: 136, page: 14, stat: Journal Article,
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy : the introducer technique
Kummer, Bart A
Techniques of percutaneous gastrostomy New York : Igaku-Shoin, c1988,
— id: 164302, year: 1988, vol: , page: 39, stat: Chapter,
SCHISTOSOMIASIS-MANSONI PRESENTING AS AN ACUTE ABDOMEN IN A PUERTO-RICAN WOMAN
MAHARAM, LG; KUMMER, BA; WEINER, EA
1988 SEP;83(9):1052-1052, American journal of gastroenterology
— id: 164299, year: 1988, vol: 83, page: 1052, stat: Journal Article,
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. Procedure of choice
Miller, R E; Kummer, B A; Tiszenkel, H I; Kotler, D P
1986 Nov;204(5):543-545, Annals of surgery
— id: 164297, year: 1986, vol: 204, page: 543, stat: Journal Article,
PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPIC GASTROSTOMY - PROCEDURE OF CHOICE
KUMMER, BA; TISZENKEL, HI; KOTLER, DP; MILLER, RE
1985 ;31(2):156-157, Gastrointestinal endoscopy