About Howard R. Sonderling, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF

Dr. Howard R. Sonderling graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in New York. Dr. Sonderling completed his medical internship and residency at New York Presbyterian-Cornell Medical Center including the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. He completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Disease at New York Presbyterian-Cornell Medical Center. While there, he held a faculty appointment at the Cornell Medical School. Dr. Sonderling is currently an Associate Professor of Biomedical Science at the Schmidt College of Medicine at FAU. He has been nationally recognized as a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly and US News and World Report.

Conditions & Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux & GERD
  • Anal Fistulas
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Diseases & Polyps
  • Condyloma
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastritis
  • H. Pylori
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatic Disease & Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Capsule Endoscopy (Pill Cam)
  • Colonoscopy (Screening & Diagnostic)
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Enteroscopy (Small & Large Bowel)
  • Esophageal pH Testing (Breath Test)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the East Boca Office

East Boca

2300 Glades Rd.
Suite 201E
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Phone: 561-208-2121
Fax: 877-857-4133

Procedure Locations

Having a procedure? It may not always be in the same location where you consulted with your doctor. Check with your doctor to make sure you’re headed to the right place.



Yeshiva University Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Weill Cornell Medical College-New York Hospital


Weill Cornell Medical College-New York Hospital

Professional Highlights


Board Certified, Gastroenterology

Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Awards & Recognitions

  • Boca Raton Observer, Top Doctor 
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor - 2017, 2023
  • Palm Beach Illustrated, Top Doctor
  • 2021 Top Doctor in Palm Beach County

Professional Memberships

  • Associate Professor of Medicine; FAU, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Florida Gastroenterological Society