We found 6 gastroenterologists who accept Humana Basic 6850/HMO Premier near Thornton, CO.

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Dr. Paul Douglas Deneault, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Paul Deneault is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. After attending the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Deneault completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Ottawa. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Centura Health.

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Dr. Bruce Edwin Walker, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Bruce Walker sees patients in Thornton, CO. His medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Walker is professionally affiliated with Centura Health. He obtained his medical school training at Medical College of Wisconsin and performed his residency at Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Walker honors.

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Dr. Jennifer Lynne Goldman Moss, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street; Upper Level
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Jennifer Moss sees patients in Denver, CO and Thornton, CO. Her medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. She graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then she performed her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Moss accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with Centura Health.

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Dr. Gareth Ronald Weiner, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Gareth Weiner is a gastroenterologist in Thornton, CO. He graduated from the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Weiner is affiliated with Centura Health.

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Dr. Sam H Anouna, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Sam Anouna practices adult gastroenterology. He is professionally affiliated with Centura Health. He attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Kings County Hospital Center. Patients rated Dr. Anouna highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Anouna takes.

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Dr. Shazad S Rana, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10001 N Washington Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Shazad Rana works as a gastroenterologist in Thornton, CO. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rana accepts. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with MSU College of Human Medicine, Dr. Rana attended medical school at Khyber Medical College. Dr. Rana is professionally affiliated with Centura Health.

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What is Gastroenterology?

A gastroenterologist is a doctor that specializes in the normal function and diseases of the digestive tract, which includes the stomach, intestines, spleen, pancreas, and liver. As a specialty, gastroenterology is the study of how food moves through the body, how nutrients are absorbed by the body, and how waste is removed by the body. A few of the conditions that a gastroenterologist might treat are:
  • ulcerative colitis (a condition where inflammation and sores affect the lower intestine)
  • gallbladder disease (where bile stored in the gallbladder thickens and causes inflammation or gallstones)
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD (stomach acid flows back into the throat and causes a burning sensation and tissue damage)

One unique trait that really sets gastroenterologists apart is their training and skill with endoscopy, a procedure where tiny flexible tubes are inserted into the body. These tubes are equipped with lights and cameras to provide the practitioner with a close, inside look at what is going on inside the patient’s body. Tools can even be inserted through the tubes to perform certain procedures, such as removing polyps or cancers, stretching open passageways that have narrowed, or applying lasers to stop bleeding.

Gastroenterologists do not perform surgery, but they do perform endoscopic procedures, as well as biopsies to determine if cancer is affecting the digestive tract. Although other physicians can use endoscopes, gastroenterologists devote a significant portion of their medical training and practice to endoscopy. They learn how and when to use endoscopy, the safest and most efficient methods to use, and how to interpret what they see through the endoscope.
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