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Dr. William Erber

Dr. William Erber

By Bus and Train

B8: Take the B8 to 18th Avenue and Ocean Parkway.
Walk up the Service Road to end at 591 Ocean Parkway
(Between 18th and Ditmas Ave).
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F Train: Take the F train to 18th Avenue. 
Walk east 5-blocks towards Ocean Parkway.
Cross Ocean Parkway and turn left onto the service road.
Walk up the Service Road to end at 591 Ocean Parkway
(Between 18th and Ditmas Ave).
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By Bus and Train

B48: Take The B48 Bus To Nassau Ave/Manhattan Ave
http://www.mta.info/nyct/maps/busbkln.pdf

G Train: Take The G Train To Nassau Ave/Manhattan Ave
http://web.mta.info/maps/submap.html

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Dr. William Erber graduated from the Chicago Medical School and completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center and Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. 

Dr. William Erber is a member and Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA). He is also a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal  Endoscopy (ASGE), the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (NYSGE) and the Brooklyn Gastroenterological Association (BGA).

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Medical Education: Chicago Medical School

Internship and Residency: Maimonides Medical Center

Fellowship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Attending Physician:

Division of Gastroenterology, Maimonides Medical Center and Mount Sinai Beth-Israel Brooklyn

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY, Downstate Medical Center
  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1975
  • Diplomate, American Board of Gastroenterology, 1979
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology, 1979
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians, 1980
  • Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association
  • Member, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Member, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
  • Member, American Liver Foundation

Message from Dr. William Erber:

The desire to study and practice medicine was given to me by my parents. My father was a Viennese physician, my mother a nurse, who trained in Warsaw, Poland. They immigrated to the United States in 1938. My father had a great love for people and medicine. My mother was a very compassionate nurse. My parents were my early mentors.

After graduating Medical School in 1967 I began an Internship and Residencey in Internal Medicine at Maimonides, but before completing my training in Medicine I served as a Major in the United States Airforce from 1969-1971.  From there I had the opportitunity to serve on the medical staff at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem from 1971-1972. Since completing Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology, I have enjoyed the private practice of medicine. I have always been involved in the teaching and training of medical students, residents and fellows in addition to performing clinical research. My focus has been on GI endoscopy, Cancer detection, IBD, and IBS.

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On keeping up to date

As I enter my 50th year as a physician, I recognize that my patients have been my best teachers. In the late 19th century, Sir William Osler became the first physician to bring medical students out of the classroom, for bedside clinical training. “...

Lessons from the Gut, a 50-Year Journey

Welcome to our new Blog series, Lessons from the Gut, a 50-Year Journey (and counting), The Experience and The Evidence. Please visit this section frequently for the latest blog post. From the Author: I’m frequently accused of being overly nostalgic...

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

There have been numerous articles recently in the newspapers warning people about serious adverse effects of treating GERD with proton pump inhibitors (PPI's). I would like to discuss my personal experience with their use. During my GI training in...

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Ocean Parkway Location

William Erber, M.D. & Jonathan Erber, M.D.
591 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, New York 11218
Phone: 718. 972.8500
Fax: 718. 972.0064

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Nassau Ave Location

Jonathan Erber, M.D.
115 Nassau Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11222
Phone: 718. 972.8500
Fax: 718. 972.0064

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