We found 7 gastroenterologists who accept United Healthcare Bronze near West Palm Beach, FL.

Showing 1-7 of 7
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
Florida; West Palm Beach, Mail Code Wstn
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Andrew Ukleja is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Ukleja's areas of expertise include the following: achalasia, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), and celiac disease. He 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 studied medicine at Medical University of Lodz. For his residency, Dr. Ukleja trained at Beaumont Hospitals. He has received the distinction of America's Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Ltd. Peer Nomination). In addition to English, he speaks Polish. He is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic.

Read more

Clinical interests: Achalasia, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy, Rectal Bleeding, Gallstones, Gastritis, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2001 N Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Robert Raymond, who practices in West Palm Beach, FL, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Raymond attended medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
1117 North Olive Avenue; Suite 203
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Wenger's specialty is adult gastroenterology. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Wenger graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Awards and/or distinctions he has received include South Florida Super Doctors; Boca Raton Super Doctors; and Florida Super Doctors.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
1117 N Olive Avenue; Suite 203
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Elliot Ellis' area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Ellis 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.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2001 N Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Steven Krumholz, who practices in West Palm Beach, FL, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Krumholz graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2001 N Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. Naveen Reddy works as a gastroenterologist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Reddy studied medicine at Boston University School of Medicine.

Read more

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2001n Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL
 

Dr. William Rengifo-Cam practices adult gastroenterology in West Palm Beach, FL. He 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.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.