Contributing Experts

August 11, 2011

Steven Kussin, M.D. FACP

Dr. Kussin is the author of Doctor, Your Patient Will See You Now (Rowman & Littlefield), a patient’s guide to our medical system and resource for issues advancing patient advocacy. He is the founder of central New York’s only Shared Decision Center. He is a blogger, with an international following, on

Dr. Kussin is a former assistant professor of clinical medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Columbia Presbyterian in NYC. Kussin is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He is the founder of Digestive Disease Medicine of Central New York. He trained at Columbia College, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

He is the proud father of Zach and Efrem and the loving life partner of Anne Bentley McGuirl.

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