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Garrett Owen Lawlor, MD

Expertise in: 
Gastroenterology
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Credentials & Experience

Clinical Expertise

  • Crohn's Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Training

  • University College Dublin School of Medicine
  • Residency: Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin
  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

About Garrett Lawlor

Garrett Lawlor, MD, is the associate director of the inflammatory bowel disease program. Dr. Lawlor went to medical school at University College Dublin and completed his residency and GI fellowship at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital in Dublin. He then moved to Boston, where he underwent a two-year, advanced fellowship in inflammatory bowel diseases at the IBD center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. There he conducted clinical, translational, and basic lab research on clinical, molecular, and genetic markers of disease activity and response to therapy in patients with IBD.

Dr. Lawlor subsequently worked on the Brooklyn campus of the NY Harbor Veterans Affairs System, where as director of inflammatory bowel diseases, he set up a tertiary referral service for veterans in the Northeast suffering from IBD. As assistant director of the SUNY Downstate GI fellowship program, he promoted clinical and translational research, studying alterations in the gut microbiome in patients undergoing antibiotic therapy for C difficile-related diarrhea. He is secretary of the New York Crohn’s and Colitis Organization. He has published widely on etiological mechanisms and management options in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, celiac disease, and colon cancer. He welcomes physician referrals for IBD, IBD trials, refractory C diff diarrhea, and general GI.

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Associate Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • Aetna Signature Administrators
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Student Health

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Amida Care

  • Special Needs

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Elderplan

  • Medicare Managed Care

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Health First

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Health Plus - Amerigroup

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

United Health Care

  • Columbia Employee POS
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Select Health
  • Special Needs

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor 8, Suite 862
New York, New York 10032
Primary
2
51 West 51st Street
New York, New York 10019

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