We found 20 gastroenterologists who accept CIGNA Plans near Creve Coeur, MO.

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Dr. Chandra Prakash Gyawali, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10 Barnes West Drive; Medical Office Building 2 Suite 200
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Chandra Gyawali specializes in adult gastroenterology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Gyawali include acid reflux (GERD). He is affiliated with Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Washington University Physicians, and Center for Advanced Medicine. Dr. Gyawali is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Calicut Medical College and performed his residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Gyawali speaks Nepali.

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Clinical interests: Esophageal Motility Disorders, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Acid Reflux

Dr. Mauricio Lisker Melman, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Adult Transplant Hepatology
10 Barnes West Drive; Suite 200
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Mauricio Lisker-Melman's specialties are adult gastroenterology and adult transplant hepatology. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Lisker-Melman include endoscopy. Dr. Lisker-Melman is professionally affiliated with Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Washington University Physicians, and Center for Advanced Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He studied medicine at National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Lisker-Melman (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Liver Cancer, Endoscopy, Transplant Procedures

Dr. Ahmad A Karadaghy, MS, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Adult Hepatology
224 S. Woods Mill Road; Suite 252 South
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Ahmad Karadaghy practices adult gastroenterology and adult hepatology. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Karadaghy studied medicine at the University of Baghdad, Baghdad College of Medicine. He trained at St. Luke's Hospital, St. Louis for his residency. In addition to English, he speaks Arabic. Dr. Karadaghy is professionally affiliated with OSF Saint Anthony's Health Center, St. Luke's Hospital, and Alton Memorial Hospital. Dr. Karadaghy's practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Leonard Biener Weinstock, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
11525 Olde Cabin Road
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Leonard Weinstock is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. Dr. Weinstock is professionally affiliated with Missouri Baptist Medical Center and Barnes-Jewish Hospital. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and residency at Rochester General Hospital. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Weinstock takes.

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Dr. Robyn Leith Haithcock Sr., DO
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2355 Dougherty Ferry Road; Suite 320
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Robyn Haithcock specializes in adult gastroenterology and practices in Bridgeton, MO and Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Haithcock's clinical interests include diverticular disease, esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), and esophageal dilation. Dr. Haithcock has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Haithcock is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Haithcock is a graduate of Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine and Ohio State University College of Medicine. For Dr. Haithcock's residency, Dr. Haithcock trained at Detroit Osteopathic Hospital. Dr. Haithcock is affiliated with SSM Health DePaul Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and Des Peres Hospital. Dr. Haithcock welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Diverticular Disease, Intestinal Problems, Esophagus Problems, Gastrointestinal Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Zafar Quader, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
763 S New Ballas Road; Suite 350
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Zafar Quader's specialty is adult gastroenterology. The average patient rating for Dr. Quader is 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), ulcers, and anemia. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans. Dr. Quader graduated from Dow Medical College and then he performed his residency at Cook County Children's Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Quader (or staff) speaks Urdu and Bosnian. He is professionally affiliated with St. Anthony's Hospital and Des Peres Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Acid Reflux, Gastrointestinal Problems, Colon Cancer, Cancer, Ulcers, Anemia, Esophageal Dilation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Erik P Thyssen, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
11525 Olde Cabin Road
Creve Coeur, MO
 

Dr. Erik Thyssen specializes in adult gastroenterology. Dr. Thyssen attended the University of Copenhagen Faculty of Health Sciences and then went on to complete his residency at Michael Reese Hospital. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. In addition to English, he speaks Danish. Dr. Thyssen's professional affiliations include Missouri Baptist Medical Center and Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

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Dr. Janet R Todorczuk, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
11525 Olde Cabin Road
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Janet Todorczuk works as a gastroenterologist in Creve Coeur, MO and Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Todorczuk's average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Before performing her residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center, Dr. Todorczuk attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2345 Dougherty Ferry Road
St. Louis, MO
 

Dr. Melvin Saltzman is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. Dr. Saltzman is affiliated with SSM Health DePaul Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, and Des Peres Hospital. After completing medical school at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at Botsford Hospital. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. He honors Land of Lincoln, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Saltzman is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Hugo A Villarreal, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
13276 Manchester
St Louis, MO
 

Dr. Hugo Villarreal practices adult gastroenterology. Dr. Villarreal has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Land of Lincoln, AARP, Anthem, and more. Before performing his residency at Michael Reese Hospital and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU), Dr. Villarreal attended the University of Monterrey Faculty of Medicine for medical school. He is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include Missouri Baptist Medical Center, Gateway Regional Medical Center, and Parkland Hospital. Dr. Villarreal is open to new patients.

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Dr. Jerry Lee Rosenblum, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
224 S. Woods Mill Road; Suite 640
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Jerry Rosenblum is a specialist in pediatric gastroenterology. He works in Saint Louis, MO and Chesterfield, MO. Before performing his residency at St. Louis Children's Hospital, Dr. Rosenblum attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital. Dr. Rosenblum welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
224 S. Woods Mill Road; Suite 640
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Helen Pappa is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Pappa attended the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at St. Louis Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital for residency. She has received professional recognition including the following: Career development award, NIH. Dr. Pappa (or staff) speaks Arabic, Greek, and Thai. She is professionally affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital, Children's Hospital Boston, and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital. Dr. Pappa welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Steven E Fern, DO
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
11525 Olde Cabin Road
Saint Louis, MO
 

Dr. Steven Fern works as a gastroenterologist in Creve Coeur, MO and Saint Louis, MO. The average patient rating for Dr. Fern is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He completed his residency training at Deaconess Hospital, St. Louis. Dr. Fern is affiliated with Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

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Dr. Jeffrey Thomas Kreikemeier, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
121 Saint Lukes Center Drive; Suite 406
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Jeffrey Kreikemeier practices adult gastroenterology. Patients rated Dr. Kreikemeier highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kreikemeier attended medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine.

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Dr. Andrew Y Su, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
121 Saint Lukes Center Drive; Suite 406
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Andrew Su's medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Su average 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Su honors. Dr. Su is conversant in Cantonese. He is professionally affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital.

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Dr. Brian C McMorrow, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
121 Saint Lukes Center Drive; Suite 406
Chesterfield, MO
 

Dr. Brian McMorrow's medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. Dr. McMorrow is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital. He attended medical school at St. Louis University School of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. McMorrow is 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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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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