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headshot_nyu_photo.jpgAnthony A. Starpoli, MD

  • 80 5th Avenue Suite 1605             New York, NY 10011
  • 55 Montgomery Street Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 845.471.1354


Resume of A.A. Starpoli, MD

I am an obesity medicine specialist who performs endobariatrics. I have been in private clinical practice with academic affiliations for my entire career and have engaged in a variety of academic activities. I am a past president of the New York Society for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy as well as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. I am have my boards in 3 specialties including internal medicine, gastroenterology and obesity medicine.  I have a deep interest in new approaches in gastrointestinal endoscopy which have resulted in the responsible and successful delivery of therapies to an ever-growing patient population.  Dr. Starpoli Obesity Medicine Specialist in Endobariatrics.


Doctorate of Medicine, June 1986 University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago, Illinois

A.B., Biology, May 1981 Vassar College Poughkeepsie, New York



Internal Medicine, July1986 – June 1987 Sound Shore Medical Center New Rochelle, NY
University Hospital of New York Medical College

Residency, Internal Medicine

June 1987 – June 1989
Chief Resident, July 1988 – June 1989 Greenwich Hospital
& Yale University School of Medicine Greenwich, Connecticut

Fellowship, Gastroenterology

July 1989 – June 1991 St. Vincents Catholic Medical Center
University Hospital of New York Medical College New York, New York

Attending, Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

July 1991 to May 2010 Director of Gastroesophageal Research and Endosurgery, St. Vincents Catholic Medical Center, University Hospital of New York Medical College New York, NY

May 2004 Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY
June 2010 Beth Israel Medical Center New York, NY
July 2010 New York University Langone Medical Center New York, NY


Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine  9.13.1989

Subspecialty Board Certification in Gastroenterology  11.5.1991

American Board of Obesity Medicine  2.28.2018 


New York # 173431
Connecticut # 029786
California # G 74229


  • EndoCinch (Endoluminal Gastroplication) Procedure April 2000
  • NDO Fundoplicator July 2004
  • EsophyX TIF Procedure 2008
  • Apollo Overstitch Endoscopic Suturing 2013
  • Stretta 2014
  • Medigus (MUSE) 2015


American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American College of Gastroenterology, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (NYSGE President 2012), American College of Physicians, The Obesity Society