Dr. Ricardo Pou is a gastroenterologist treating patients in New York City and the surrounding communities. His goal as a practitioner is to provide excellence in healthcare in a compassionate and friendly environment. Dr. Pou holds certification from the American Board of Internal Medicine and is affiliated with facilities including Saint Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center and the Colombia University Medical Center.
Originally from Puerto Rico, Dr. Pou attended Tufts University for his undergraduate degree. He pursued his medical degree at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Pou continued his medical education at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. Here, he completed an internship program, received his residency training in internal medicine, and completed a visiting fellowship in hepatology. Dr. Pou has also completed a fellowship program in gastroenterology at Colombia University.
Patients visiting Dr. Pou can receive a full range of gastroenterology services. He provides colonoscopy, disease screenings, endoscopy, CT scans, and general consultations. Treatment is available for issues including hepatitis, constipation, stomach pain, sore throat, ulcerative colitis, and acid reflux. In addition to his practice, Dr. Pou has prepared publications on subjects including ulcerative colitis and atrial hematoma.
Medical School - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
The Mount Sinai Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
The Mount Sinai Hospital, Fellowship in Hepatology
Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Fellowship in Gastroenterology