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We found 9 gastroenterologists who accept BlueSelect All Copay 1535 near Boca Raton, FL.

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Dr. Vipin Kumar Gupta, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
1500 E Hillsboro Boulevard; Suite 207
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Vipin Gupta is a gastroenterologist in Deerfield Beach, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Gupta is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Gupta is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of J.J.M. Medical College. He trained at Long Island College Hospital for his residency. Dr. Gupta (or staff) is conversant in Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Broward Health.

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Dr. Mayuri P Patni, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
1500 E Hillsboro Boulevard; Suite 207
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Mayuri Gupta is an adult gastroenterologist. She is professionally affiliated with Broward Health. Dr. Gupta takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. For her residency, Dr. Gupta trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC).

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
951 Nw 13th Street; Suite 2e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Rodney Cohen is a Boca Raton, FL physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. He graduated from Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Cohen accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2300 Glades Road; Suite 201e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Joshua Rubin is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Rubin graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
951 Nw 13th Street; Suite 2e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Todd Eisner works as a gastroenterologist. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Eisner is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
951 Nw 13th Street; Suite 2e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Peter Salomon's area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Salomon has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2300 Glades Road; Suite 201e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Lawrence Fiedler is an adult gastroenterologist in Boca Raton, FL. He is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Fiedler's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
951 Nw 13th Street; Suite 2e
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Vito Proscia's medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. He attended medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Proscia honors.

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Dr. Prosper Abitbol, DO
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
801 Meadows Road; Suite 107
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Prosper Abitbol is an adult gastroenterology specialist in Boca Raton, FL. Patients gave Dr. Abitbol an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Abitbol takes. He studied medicine at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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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.