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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ira Shafran, Gastroenterologist is Good. Dr. Shafran has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ira Shafran, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Center of Excellence for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Clinical Trial Center for Crohn's & Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Detection & Prevention
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Shafran graduated from The Ohio State University , Columbus. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)


Dr. Shafran has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Florida Hospital Orlando 
  • Florida Hospital Altamonte 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ira Shafran MD is a male Internist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Ira Shafran practice?
Dr. Ira Shafran has 1 office location.
Dr. Ira Shafran practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Winter Park, FL.
See Winter Park Internists and Winter Park Gastroenterologists.