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About Dr. Erika E Degayner

Dr. Erika E Degayner, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Saginaw, MI. She has 19 years of experience. Her specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Degayner has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

40 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Erika E Degayner is Great. Dr. Erika E Degayner has been rated by 40 patients. From those 40 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Erika E Degayner is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Valley Gastroenterology Associates

4680 McLeod Dr E
Saginaw, MI 48604
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Dr. Erika E Degayner has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Erika E Degayner has the following 10 expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Celiac Disease

Dr. Erika E Degayner has 0 board certified specialties

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Very informative

Dr DeGayner has done 2 colonoscopy. She explained and asked and answered questions before procedure. After talked to me and my husband about results and said you call the office with any abnormallies. She was so nice and polite. I trust her completely. I would recommend her to everyone.

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She is very professional and caring and nice to look at, I will recommend her to anyone. She makes me feel like we are friends.

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Four Stars

I adore Dr. Degayner personally - however I find her staff uneducated, rude, and completely non-responsive. I have to call to follow up on ALL of my treatment plans - they never initiate the call. When I questioned the lack of response, I was told they are a "very busy office". This also means you will rarely be seen promptly. She will never make you feel like you are rushed as a result of that though. I do appreciate how aggressive Dr. Degayner's treatment plans are but I find that she rarely factors in the cost to the patient and will order thousands of dollars of tests without blinking an eye.

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Five Stars

Saw Dr. De Gayner in the hospital and was very happy with the amount of care, time and concern she showed for me. As a nurse as well as a patient I thought Dr. De Gayner was excellent.

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One Star

Rude doctor! Treats her staff very poorly, to include screaming at them in front of her patients. Its not something I like to see as a patient.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2017, 2018)

    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

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2018)

    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.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Genesys Regional Medical Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Erika E Degayner accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • HAP
    • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Valley Gastroenterology Associates, 4680 McLeod Dr E, Saginaw, MI
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