Dr. Ian Lee Sachs MD is a male Internist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ian Sachs is Excellent. Dr. Sachs has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ian Sachs, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy

Education & Awards

Dr. Sachs graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Sachs has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • The Methodist Hospital 
  • Methodist Diagnostic Center Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Sachs accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Humana - 13 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ian L. Sachs practice?
Dr. Ian Sachs practices Gastroenterology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Gastroenterologists.