Dr. Sheryl Rosa-Cruz has a dual board certification in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. She received her degree in Doctor of Medicine from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico in 2009, where she graduated with honors. Afterwards, she fulfilled her internship year at the New York Medical College. Continuing her training, she completed her specialty in Internal Medicine and then her fellowship in Gastroenterology at the VA Caribbean Healthcare Center in San Juan, Puerto Rico. After residency and prior to starting fellowship, Dr. Rosa-Cruz had the privilege of being a Chief Resident for a year, and she was also appointed the Chief Fellow on her final year of the Gastroenterology subspecialty training.
Dr. Rosa-Cruz's interests include diagnosing and treating all gastrointestinal disorders including Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), abdominal pain, H.pylori, peptic ulcer disease, constipation, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, and liver disorders among others. She is also an advocate of the importance of timely colorectal cancer screening.
Dr. Rosa is completely fluent in Spanish as well as English. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterology Association.