About The Practice of Eric S Teitel, M.D., F.A.C.G. and Dr. David E. Lin M.D., F.A.C.G. Gastroenterology New York

Welcome to our practice, which is owned by Dr.’s Eric S. Teitel MD and David E. Lin MD. Both are Fellows of the American College of Gastroenterologists, and are American Board of Internal Medicine certified.

Your Physicians: Dr. Teitel and Dr. Lin are both licensed in New York State, and have been practicing Gastroenterology collectively since 1984.

  • Dr. Teitel graduated from New York Medical College and completed his residency and fellowship at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.
  • Dr. Lin graduated from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. and completed his residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital and fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital/Lakeside VA Medical Center.

You may request a C.V., which is kept on file. Both our doctors have received extensive training in the field of Gastroenterology, and have performed countless endoscopic procedures. Should you choose to have a procedure with our organization, be assured that these physicians will be the only ones performing your procedure.

Your Anesthesia Provider: This organization utilizes credentialed anesthesia providers, including anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists, licensed in New York State. Each with many years of experience and training in an office setting.

Our Team: Our team is made up of competent individuals that will assist in providing safe patient care. We have, licensed in New York State, one RN, one LPN, and one GI Medical Tech.

If you feel you have a problem: Please be advised that if you have a grievance or concern, the following mechanism exists: ask for the Grievance Form from the receptionist. Or you may call the accrediting organization that oversees our compliance with standards of care: The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations at 800-994-6610 or email complaint@jacho.org. You may also contact The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. at 847-853-6600.

Make a Suggestion: If you have a suggestion, kindly place it in writing via mail, or drop off to our Receptionist.
Play a part in YOUR CARE: We encourage all our patients to be actively involved in their own care; so please speak up and ask questions of anyone in our organization.

Infection Control: This practice educates staff upon hire and annually thereafter in hand hygiene and we follow the CDC guidelines for hand hygiene. This organization adheres to strict infection control measures before during and after your procedure including but not limited to: procedural technique, the environment of care, care of equipment and instruments, and education of all staff on the most up to date infection control measures.

Our Surgical Suites: Our surgical suites, Hudson Valley Center for Digestive Health, LLC and Stoneleigh Medical Endoscopy OBS, PC are JOINT COMMISSION certified; which means our offices have attained one of the highest levels of approval governing patient safety and comfort.

Additionally, please be advised that this organization can not recognize Do Not Resuscitate orders, or Living Wills. If you have any questions, please see the Receptionist.

Thank you for your confidence and we look forward to serving your healthcare needs.

Facility Affiliations

  • Hudson Valley Hospital Center, Cortlandt Manor, NY
  • Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel, NY

Our Mission

Our goal is to provide our patients with excellent medical care in a caring and nurturing environment, geared to individual, specific needs; with dedication to treating the “whole person”. We combine modern, cutting edge technology with the “old fashioned” doctor-patient relationship to help our patients improve and maintain their health.

We believe it is our privilege to serve our patients, their families, and their friends. To that, we thank you all for your confidence since 1984.

Hudson Valley Center for Digestive Health