Brooklyn born Dr.William Perlow is a board certified gastroenterologist for over 30 years, and is senior teaching attending at the Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center. He has performed over sixteen thousand colonoscopies and upper endoscopies. He specializes in intestinal bleeding, cancer detection and irritable bowel syndrome; including constipation and unexplained abdominal pain. Dr.Perlow has been a scientific co chair of the Ileitis & Colitis Foundation of New York, and has both a national and international following of patients.
In a wide ranging career, Dr.Perlow served 2 years active duty as a major in the U.S. Army Medical Corp. He has been a technical advisor to United Artists Studios. In 2008 he was selected by the President of the American Gastroenterological Association to serve as the only non - academic clinician on the organization's nominating committee for their next president and other important posts