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Dr. Joseph Houston Shelton, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
900 West Mognolia Avenue; Suite 100
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Joseph Shelton is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Shelton include stomach tumor, colon polypectomy, and colon cancer. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Shelton's professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Gastrostomy, Rectal Problems, Cirrhosis, Gallstones, Gastritis, Enteroscopy, Intestinal Problems, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
900 W. Magnolia; Suite 100
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Josh George is an adult gastroenterology specialist in Fort Worth, TX. His clinical interests include pancreas problems, colon cancer, and biliary disorders (gallbladder and bile ducts). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Cook Children's. Dr. George accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He welcomes new patients. After completing medical school at the University of Toledo College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.

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Clinical Interests: Colon Cancer, Pancreas Problems, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Biliary Disorders, Acid Reflux

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 150
  • Charge (avg.): $1,000 - $1,325
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $106 - $506
Dr. Chase Richard Herdman, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
900 W Magnolia Avenue; Suite 100
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Chase Herdman's specialty is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Herdman has indicated that his clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer screening, and ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Herdman is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, ERCP, Colorectal Cancer Screening

Dr. Long Truong Hoang, MD, DO
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
855 Montgomery St; Fort
Worth, TX
 

Dr. Long Hoang works as an adult gastroenterologist in Fort Worth, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Hoang include achalasia, anoscopy, and hepatitis C. Dr. Hoang is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Hoang is professionally affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Achalasia, Anoscopy, Gastroparesis, Cirrhosis, Manometry, Pyloric Stenosis, Esophagitis, Gastritis, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 14
  • Charge (avg.): $1,084
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $129
Dr. Damien Bassam Mallat, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
800 8th Avenue; Suite 116
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Damien Mallat works as an adult gastroenterologist. On average, patients gave Dr. Mallat a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: indigestion, esophageal varices, and crohn's disease. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Mallat is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and Lebanese University Faculty of Medical Sciences and a graduate of Jersey City Medical Center's residency program. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth and Pine Creek Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Gastroparesis, Cirrhosis, Pyloric Stenosis, Esophagitis, Gastritis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 165
  • Charge (avg.): $1,386 - $1,579
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $105 - $480

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
855 Montgomery St; Fort
Worth, TX
 

Dr. Monte Troutman is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. His clinical interests include achalasia, hepatitis C, and gastric (stomach) ulcer. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Troutman is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University, Dr. Troutman attended Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. He is affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Achalasia, Gastroparesis, Cirrhosis, Manometry, Pyloric Stenosis, Esophagitis, Gastritis, Irritable ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
855 Montgomery Street
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Navakanth Gorrepati is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. His areas of expertise include indigestion, esophageal varices, and achalasia. Dr. Gorrepati is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He trained at Beaumont Hospitals for his residency. He is professionally affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth.

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Relevant Interests: , ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy)

All Interests: Achalasia, Hemorrhoidectomy, Gastroparesis, Cirrhosis, Pyloric Stenosis, Esophagitis, Gastritis, ... (Read more)

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What is ERCP (Biliary and Pancreatic Endoscopy)?

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, or ERCP, is sometimes called biliary and pancreatic endoscopy. It is a type of imaging test and procedure done to examine potential problems with the bile and pancreatic ducts. These ducts carry digestive fluid from the liver or pancreas to the gallbladder and intestines. An ERCP may be used to open blocked ducts, break up and remove gallstones, remove tumors, insert stents, or take a biopsy.

The ERCP procedure takes between 30 minutes and several hours, depending on the reason for the procedure and the findings of the exam. A sedative is given, and a thin, flexible tube called an endoscope is placed down the throat until it reaches the correct area. Dye is injected through the tube, and x-rays of the dye are taken, which show the ducts. Then, while the tube is still in place, tools can be maneuvered down it and used to treat the problem while the doctor uses the x-rays for guidance.

Although an ERCP can be used simply to diagnose a bile duct problem, there are other, less invasive imaging procedures (such as MRI) that can look at the ducts. The benefit of ERCP is that it can both diagnose a problem and deliver treatment at the same time.

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