Digestive Health Assoc


Internists

  • 1050 N Belt Line Rd Mesquite, TX 75149-1771 (214) 289-0636

Doctors in Digestive Health Assoc

Highlights
  • 3 star hospital
  • Completed fellowship
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Highlights
  • 3 star hospital
  • 4 star medical school
  • Completed fellowship
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Digestive Health Assoc Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 5 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Digestive Health Assoc when asked is good. Digestive Health Assoc has been reviewed by 5 patients. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Digestive Health Assoc as provided by patient reviews is 28 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Digestive Health Assoc Summary

Awards

  • Data not available

Medical Schools Attended

  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • The University of Texas at Houston
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Vencor Hospital Dallas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
  • Lake Pointe Medical Center
  • Presbyterian Hospital of Allen
  • Kindred Hospital Dallas
  • Dallas Regional Med Center I 30

Languages Spoken

  • Portuguese
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Specialist

  • Internist

Insurances Accepted

  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare
  • Great-West Healthcare

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Digestive Health Assoc that specializes in internal medicine.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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Digestive Health Assoc Details

2 are board certified
1 went to a top rated school
2 have a fellowship
28 minutes average wait time
1 is rated on Vitals.com
2 are male
3 average overall rating

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