We found 5 providers with an interest in stomach problems and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze EPO near Gainesville, FL.
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Dr. Thomas George is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist in Gainesville, FL. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center, Dr. George attended the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school. Clinical interests for Dr. George include esophageal cancer, colon cancer, and stomach cancer. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Distinctions awarded to Dr. George include: Fellow, American College of Physicians; 2011 Exemplary Teacher, College of Medicine; and Excellence in Research Award, Department of Medicine, UF. Dr. George is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health).
Dr. Saleem Islam is a physician who specializes in pediatric surgery. He attended medical school at Aga Khan University Medical College. Dr. Islam's clinical interests include fistula, pyloric stenosis, and pectus excavatum. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Islam accepts. He has received the following distinctions: Listed in Best Doctors in America (2011, 2012); Equal Access Clinic Service Award; and Resident Teacher of the year award (Surgery Residents), University of Massachusetts Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Islam (or staff) speaks Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi. Dr. Islam is affiliated with UF Health Shands Children's Hospital.
Relevant Interests: , Pyloric Stenosis, Gastroparesis
All Interests: Pectus Excavatum, Umbilical Hernia, Appendicitis, Ulcerative Colitis, Cellulitis, Appendectomy, Gast ... (Read more)
Dr. Jason Starr is a hematologist and adult oncologist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Starr include esophageal cancer, colon cancer, and stomach cancer. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Starr studied medicine at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Starr include: Recipient, Golden Apple Award, June 2010 and June 2011; Recipient, Mayo Diversity Scholarship, . Able to partake in 4-week medical mission in Kenya, Africa.; and Recipient, Dean's Award (award from Summa Cum Laude), .. Dr. Starr is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health).
Dr. Shawn Larson, who practices in Gainesville, FL, is a medical specialist in pediatric surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Larson include fistula, thyroid problems, and pyloric stenosis. Dr. Larson accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended the University of Sheffield Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at St. Louis Children's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Dr. Larson has received distinctions including American Pediatric Surgery Foundation Scholar; UF Department of Surgery Research Career Development Award; and Resident of the Month, Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, Florida. He is affiliated with UF Health Shands Children's Hospital.
Relevant Interests: , Pyloric Stenosis
All Interests: Thyroid Problems, Appendicitis, Ulcerative Colitis, Cellulitis, Fistula, Pyloric Stenosis, Failure t ... (Read more)
Dr. Hiral Parekh's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Parekh include esophageal cancer, colon cancer, and stomach cancer. She is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Parekh honors. Dr. Parekh attended Government Medical College, Surat and then went on to complete her residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Parekh include: Best poster award at Stewart Wolf conference in .; Poster Title and Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis; and Best Resident student teacher Award. Dr. Parekh (or staff) speaks the following languages: Marathi, Gujarati, and Hindi.
gastroenterologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze EPO (62)?
- 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)
- Bleeding in the digestive tract
- Liver disease and transplants
- Hepatitis, an infection of the liver
- Irritable bowel disease
- Severe heartburn, called GERD
- Lactose intolerance and severe food allergies
- Severe, chronic, or unexplained abdominal pain, vomiting, or diarrhea
- Nutritional disorders, including failure to thrive (FTT) and malnutrition
- Feeding disorders, including refusal of food, gagging, and trouble swallowing