Ida Ellen Schwab, M.D.
Dr. Ida Ellen (“I.E”) Schwab is a board certified OB-GYN and a partner in OB-GYN Associates. Dr. Schwab joined the practice I 1980 after completing her medical residency at Cornell Medical Center, now part of the New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System. Dr. Schwab graduated with her bachelor’s degree from Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) and then attended medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now Rutgers Medical School). While completing her OB-GYN residency, Dr Schwab was selected to be chief resident in her final year.
Dr. Schwab was a pioneer in the medical community as she built a successful practice while also raising her two children. Over the past 30 years, she has delivered more than 3,000 babies and has been recognized by Best Doctors in America as a top doctor. Dr. Schwab continues to expand her medical knowledge and clinical skills as part of Lenox Hill Hospital’s (North Shore-LIJ Health System) OB-GYN faculty staff, where she teaches residents and medical students. She is known throughout the hospital as one of the OB-GYNs who is “always there for her patients.”
Dr. I.E. Schwab’s office is conveniently located on 85th Street between Park and Madison Avenues on New York’s Upper East Side. Surgical care and deliveries are performed at Lenox Hill Hospital, part of the North Shore- LIJ Health System.
Dr. Schwab raised her two successful children, Andrew and Melissa (also a physician) in Manhattan. She currently resides in Manhattan which allows her to be immediately available for her patients. Being a woman, who has balanced an active medical practice through many life events, including childbirth, helps her understand the medical and social needs of her female patients.
Dr. Ida Ellen Schwab, M.D.
45 East 85th Street
New York, NY, 10028
T: (212) 535-4611
F: (212) 517-7488