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About Dr. Andrew M Averbach

Dr. Andrew M Averbach, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Catonsville, MD. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Averbach has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

20 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andrew M Averbach is Excellent. Dr. Andrew M Averbach has been rated by 20 patients. From those 20 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Andrew M Averbach is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Averbach Medical Group

700 Geipe Rd Ste 203
Catonsville, MD 21228
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Specialties

Dr. Andrew M Averbach has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)

Reviews

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Great experience

My surgery was in 2011 and I'm still pleased with his professionalism.

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sleve surgery

i was so petrified and put this off for so long. Dr Averbach and his staff made this the easiest thing i ever did, i have my life back and more important thank looking thinner i feel healthy and can move without the double knee replacements. He is compassionate, knowledgable and has a calm demeanor. He instilled confidence and his team of providers were always ready willing and able to help me through the journey

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Dr. Averbach saved my life

In 2002 I became very ill after another Dr. ignored my problem, finally I was sent to Dr. Averbach and with his knowledge, patience, care and excellent skills I did not die. If not for him I would have. I am so grateful that he came to St. Agnes in 2002. He is the best.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2016, 2011, 2010, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2014, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

  • St Agnes Hospital Baltimore

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Andrew M Averbach accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry DE PPO
    • Coventry Southern Health PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Averbach Medical Group, 700 Geipe Rd Ste 203, Catonsville, MD
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