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The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Fordtran is Average. Dr. Fordtran has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Malabsorption Syndromes
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Education & Awards

Dr. Fordtran graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Celiac Disease
Gallbladder Diseases


Dr. Fordtran has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Baylor University Medical Center 
  • Baylor Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. John Satterfield Fordtran MD is a male Internist and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. John S. Fordtran practice?
Dr. John Fordtran has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Fordtran practices Gastroenterology near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Gastroenterologists.