In light of unpause NY starting week of May 18, Dr. Shim will see patients in the office and continue to provide telemedicine when appropriate.


About Us

Jan J. Shim, MD, is a premier gastroenterology practice that takes a whole-body wellness approach. At her main office on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York, and an additional location in Fort Lee, New Jersey, board-certified gastroenterologist Dr. Shim and her team provide comprehensive gastroenterology care. Dr. Shim treats conditions like constipation, Crohn’s disease, fatty liver, heartburn, colon cancer, and other diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. The practice uses advanced technology and conducts colon cancer screening screenings. All endoscopic procedures are done in collaboration with the anesthesia team painlessly in certified ambulatory facility settings. Dr. Shim is a caring, compassionate physician who really listens to her patients. She believes in a whole-body approach rather than focusing only on the gastrointestinal system. This gives patients the reassurance they need and the reliable results they’re looking for. All Jan J. Shim, MD, office locations are currently welcoming new patients. Book an appointment using online scheduling or by calling any of the New York or New Jersey offices today.

Insurance Policy

We accept major insurance plans. If you have questions or do not see your insurance provider, please contact our office.

1199 SEIU
United Healthcare

Words from our patients

  • ZocDoc

    "She made me feel very comfortable ask a lot of question to get to know me and was very knowledgeable with her views."

    Colleen W.
  • ZocDoc

    "Dr. Shim was very professional and friendly. She put me at ease and made the procedure seem straight forward."

    Self-Verified Patient
  • ZocDoc

    "Very funny woman & had great conversation! Made me feel very comfortable and helped assess my problem."

    Self-Verified Patient