Madalina Butnariu

Madalina Butnariu, MD

  • Gastroenterology
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-6255

About Me

Additional Languages I Speak

  • French
  • Romanian

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Crohn Disease

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

Grigore T. Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy


Internal Medicine
St. Spiridon Hospital
1/1/1996 - 10/31/1996

Internal Medicine
University Hospital Bucharest
11/1/1996 - 3/31/2001

Internal Medicine
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
7/1/2002 - 6/30/2004


SUNY Downstate Medical Center
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Gastroenterology)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


110 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.4
  • Listens Carefully 4.5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.4
  • Knows My Medical History 4.1
  • Shows Respect 4.7
  • Time Spent Together 4.6

19 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 06, 2018


Reviewed on Nov 28, 2018

Dr. Butnariu came highly recommended, lives up to that. I think she is awesome doctor, seems genuinely concerned about me & my health concerns.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2018

Explained what was wrong with me, and told me all the different options. I live about 2.5 hours away and Dr. Butnariu ordered a CT scan and blood work for me, and she made it work so I could get everything done that same day which saved me an extra trip, I am very grateful for that.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2018

Dr. Butnariu has always listened to and addressed my concerns. It hasn't mattered if I contacted her by phone, MyHealth app or spoke to her in person.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2018

The Nurse Practitioner who spent time with me was great. Very attentive and cared for my response.

Reviewed on Oct 01, 2018

She has an interest in my history of my condition. I felt she is determined to find out what diagnosis I need.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2018

Dr. Butnariu is awesome, really seems to care about me.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2018

Dr. Butnariu was extremely attentive to my health care issues. She was very knowledgeable about my disease and its affects on my body as a whole. She ordered tests that have never been done on me that are pertinent to my disease. I was relieved that I would not be having the same old tests done again. Finally, something different...and maybe some answers for me!!

Reviewed on May 10, 2018

Very good.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2018

Good up front questions & answers.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Butnariu has reported no relationships with companies or entities.