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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frederick Gessner is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Frederick Gessner, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
- Pancreas inflammation (Pancreatitis)
Education & Awards
Dr. Gessner graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 7 awards.
Dr. Gessner has 16 hospital affiliations:
- Sentara Leigh Hospital
- Sentara Norfolk Genl Hosp
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Gessner accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Sentara Health Plans - 1 plan
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Anthem - 34 plans
- Unicare - 12 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Frederick M. Gessner practice?
Dr. Frederick Gessner practices Gastroenterology near Newport News, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Smithfield, VA.
See Newport News Gastroenterologists.