Jose Scher at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Jose U. Scher, MD

  • Specialty: Rheumatology
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-501-7400


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology), 2010
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2007
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, New York University, Rheumatology, 2009
  • Residency, New York University, Internal Medicine, 2007
  • MD from Universidad Maimonides, 2000

Locations and Appointments

50 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Oxford Mosaic
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care

333 East 38th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

NYU Skin & Cancer Associates

240 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-5015

Ambulatory Care Services - Rheumatology Clinic

324 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010


Phone: 212-598-6186

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My Research


  • The metabolic role of the gut microbiota in health and rheumatic disease: mechanisms and interventions

    Abdollahi-Roodsaz, Shahla; Abramson, Steven B; Scher, Jose U
    Nature reviews. Rheumatology. 2016 Jun 3. 12 (8): 446-455

  • The lung microbiome in rheumatoid arthritis and associated local/systemic autoimmunity [Meeting Abstract]

    Joshua, V; Scher, J U; Ubeda, C; Artacho, A; Segal, L; Grunewald, J; Catrina, A I
    Annals of the rheumatic diseases. 2016 February 2016. 75: A34-A34

  • The microbiome in celiac disease: Beyond diet-genetic interactions [Editorial]

    Scher, Jose U
    Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine. 2016 Mar . 83 (3): 228-230

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