Gastroenterologist (digestive)
25 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Elsen is Average. Dr. Elsen has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.6
Promptness 2.6
Courteous Staff 1.5
Accurate Diagnosis 2.6
Bedside Manner 1.8
Spends Time with Me 2.1
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Elsen, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Elsen graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago.


Dr. Elsen has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 
  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert J Elsen MD is a male Internist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Robert J. Elsen practice?
Dr. Robert Elsen has 3 office locations.
Dr. Robert Elsen practices Gastroenterology near San Francisco, CA.
See San Francisco Gastroenterologists.