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About Dr. Frederick M Gessner

Dr. Frederick M Gessner, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Newport News, VA. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Gessner has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

29 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frederick M Gessner is Great. Dr. Frederick M Gessner has been rated by 29 patients. From those 29 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Frederick M Gessner is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Peninsula Gastroenterology PC

101 Philip Roth St
Newport News, VA 23606
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Specialties

Dr. Frederick M Gessner 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. Frederick M Gessner has the following 12 expertise

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

Reviews

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Caring service and great attention to my concerns.

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Brilliant, kind..10 plus qualities

Dr. Gessner makes you feel that you are his only patient during a busy schedule. Before, during and after procedures I knew I was in good hands. He is the physician that every patient can only hope to have take care of them.

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An awesome guy

I love this guy

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patient for the past 10 years

Knows his stuff. Easy going but like so many Doc's these days they don't really spend much time with you, most likley because they are always slammed. That however is a scheduling problem. Great sense of humor, intelligent and accurate.

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Professor

Dr. Gessner is confident and knowledgeable physician.Extremely caring and professionally treatall patiants.

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    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.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly 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™.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Johns Hopkins Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Frederick M Gessner accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • 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

Locations & Directions

Peninsula Gastroenterology PC, 101 Philip Roth St, Newport News, VA

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