Julie E. Spivack, MD

Julie E. Spivack, MD



  • Yale University, BS in neurobiology, magna cum laude
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, M.D., Alpha Omega Alpha

Postdoctoral Training:

  • Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA (Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine)
  • Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA (GI Fellowship)
  • NY-Presbyterian Medical Center (GI Fellowship)
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York (Hepato-biliary Fellowhip)

Year Joined:

  • 1997


  • Dr. Spivack is interested in all areas of gastroenterology but has particular expertise in Hepatology, Women’s Issues in Gastroenterology and screening colonoscopy.
  • Previously was Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at NY Presbyterian and part of their Liver Clinical Trials network.

Board Certifications:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomate, Subspecialty of Gastroenterology
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Professional Societies:

  • American Medical Association
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American Society for GI Endoscopy
  • American Medical Women’s Association, Fairfield County chapter
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
  • Medical Advisory Committee of American Liver Foundation, New Haven chapter


  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Listed in Best Doctors in Connecticut magazine.  Cited in Castle and Connelly list of best doctors in NY/Metro area.
  • Chief resident, Internal Medicine offered and accepted, but moved to NYC.

Published Works:

  • Cited author in several studies published in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Co-author book chapter.

On a personal note:

  • Julie is a former New Yorker who happily lives in Fairfield County with her husband, three sons and new puppy.  She is also a huge Yankee fan.  Interests:  Theater and literature.
  • “When I was at Yale my physician-father discouraged me from applying to medical school.  It’s the only time I didn’t listen to him, and I have never regretted it.”