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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher Gostout is Excellent. Dr. Gostout has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Christopher Gostout, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 40 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Diseases
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Common Bile Duct Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Digestive System Cancer
  • Digestive System Endoscopy (EGD)
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenoscopy
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Esophageal Stenosis
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
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Education & Awards

Dr. Gostout graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 12 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Digestive System Endoscopy
Esophageal and Gastric Varices
Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Intestinal Diseases
Portal Hypertension
Stomach Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Gostout has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Rochester Methodist Hospital 
  • St Marys Hospital - Rochester 

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Additional Information
Dr. Christopher J Gostout MD is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Christopher J. Gostout practice?
Dr. Christopher Gostout has 9 office locations.
Dr. Christopher Gostout practices Gastroenterology near Rochester, MN.
Additional practice locations include: Owatonna, MN and Austin, MN.
See Rochester Gastroenterologists.