Daniel L. Motola, MD, PhD

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Board Certification

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology


Massachusetts General Hospital (Gastroenterology)
Mount Sinai Hospital (Transplant Hepatology)


Mount Sinai Hospital

Medical School

National Institute of Health – MSTP
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Undergraduate Education

Brandeis University

Daniel Motola, M.D., Ph.D. is a board-certified gastroenterologist, transplant hepatologist, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center.

He received his B.S. in Biology and Neuroscience from Brandeis University where he graduated magna cum laude. He earned medical and fellowship training from UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, The Mt. Sinai Hospital of New York, and Harvard University-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Motola is also distinguished by having earned a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) at the prestigious graduate school of UTSW Medical Center, which is home to 6 Nobel laureates. His doctoral work has led to ground breaking discoveries in the fight against intestinal parasites.

At Gotham Medical Associates he offers expertise in endoscopy, colonoscopy, colon cancer screening, the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, chronic liver disease, disorders of the bile ducts and gallbladder, irritable bowel syndrome, celiac disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and eosinophilic esophagitis (EOE) among many others.

Dr. Motola strives to provide the most advanced and comprehensive medical care possible. Throughout his career, he has authored numerous clinical and scientific articles and book chapters. He keeps abreast of the latest clinical advances by literature review and maintaining active memberships in the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), American Gastroenterology Association (AGA), American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD).

He is recognized by his patients as a knowledgeable, professional, compassionate, and dedicated physician. You can read his many positive reviews online at ZocDoc or Google.

Dr. Motola sees patients at both our midtown (Thursday/Friday) and downtown (Monday/Tuesday) offices. He performs procedures at Liberty Endoscopy Center on Wednesdays.