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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
25 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(14)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Elisa Birnbaum is Good. Dr. Birnbaum has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.3
  • Currently 2.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.875 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.4
  • Currently 2.375 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.4
  • Currently 2.375 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Elisa Birnbaum, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Anal Cancer (Anus Neoplasms)
  • Anal Ulcer (Fissure in Ano)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer (Sigmoid Neoplasms)
  • Colonic Diverticulitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectal Fistula
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
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Education & Awards

Dr. Birnbaum graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. She has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Colectomy
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Rectal Cancer (Rectal Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Birnbaum has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Elisa Hope Birnbaum MD is a female Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Elisa H. Birnbaum practice?
Dr. Elisa Birnbaum has 4 office locations.
Dr. Elisa Birnbaum practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Saint Louis, MO.
Additional practice locations include: Rolla, MO.
See Saint Louis Surgeons.