We are Closed

In abundance of caution and for the safety of our staff and patients, East Side Endoscopy will close this week and all procedures are postponed.

Your physician will be contacting you for further instructions.

For additional information on the Coronavirus Call the New York City Department of Health 888-364-3065 or visit the CDC website www.cdc.gov/COVID19

Our Physicians

James Lax, MD


380 2nd Avenue, Concourse A
New York, New York 10010

Dr. James Lax

Dr Lax completed his undergraduate studies at Columbia College and attended NYU School of Medicine and his clinical training at St Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital. Dr Lax is board certified in both gastroenterology and internal medicine. He is affiliated with St Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital and Lenox Hill Hospital and is Assistant Attending Clinical Professor at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

He is currently in private practice on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and has been named on the Top Doctors: New York Metro Area in the Castle Connolly’s directory every year since 1998.