Basil Lucak at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Basil K. Lucak, MD

  • Specialty: Gastroenterology
  • Languages: English, Czech
  • Phone: 212-263-3095

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

intestinal diseases, constipation, diarrhea, gastrointestinal infections, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), diverticulitis or diverticulosis, colonoscopy, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), stomach disease, colorectal cancer screening, abdominal pain, heartburn, celiac disease, colon cancer, colon polyp, flexible sigmoidoscopy, h pylori infection, stomach inflammation, EGD
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1979
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship, Bellevue Hospital Center, Gastroenterology
  • 1977
  • Residency, University & Medical Center - Stonybrook, Internal Medicine
  • 1976
  • Residency, New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • 1974
  • MD from New York University


Locations and Appointments

37 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare 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 Gastroenterology Associates
240 East 38th Street, 23rd Floor
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-3095

NYU Gastroenterology Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 9N
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-3095

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My Research

Colon Hydrotherapy


  • Luxury primary care

    Lucak, Basil K 2002 Aug 22; 618-20; author reply 618, New England journal of medicine — id: 95950, year: 2002, page: 618, stat: Comment; Letter

    SHERMAN A; GENUTH L; AUERBACH P; LUCAK B 1989; A466-A466, Gastroenterology — id: 719162, year: 1989, page: A466

    LUCAK, BK; KOUROUPOS, E; SHERMAN, A; LUSTBADER, I 1987 SEP; 938-938, American journal of gastroenterology — id: 719172, year: 1987, page: 938
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