About Dr. Raif W Elsakr MD

Dr. Raif W Elsakr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Southaven, MS, with other offices in Germantown, TN and Memphis, TN . He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Dr. Elsakr has received 3 awards.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Raif W Elsakr is Excellent. Dr. Raif W Elsakr has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Raif W Elsakr is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Raif W Elsakr has 3 locations

get directions GASTROENTEROLOGY CENTER OF THE MIDSOUTH PC
7668 Airways Blvd # B
Southaven, MS 38671
get directions GASTROENTEROLOGY CENTER MDSTH
1310 Wolf Park Dr
Germantown, TN 38138
get directions GASTROENTEROLOGY ONE
3350 N Germantown Rd
Memphis, TN 38133

Specialties

Dr. Raif W Elsakr has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Raif W Elsakr has the following 10 expertise

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Raif W Elsakr is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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over all gastro health and treatment

DR. ELSAKR AND HIS STAFF ARE GREAT.HAVE BEEN TREATED SINCE 2005. I OWE MY GOOD HEALTH TO DR.ELSAKR

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Caring and Compassionate

Dr. Elsakr is a great doctor and is also caring and compassionate. A combination that I don't come across very often. His office staff is also very kind and efficient. Kudos to all!

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15 minutes
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Five Stars

Dr. Elsakr is excellent. Not only is he the most caring doctor I've ever used, but also the best!! He is so knowledgable and thorough. He knows all of the latest treatment and his practice is even involved in research trials. If anyone is looking for the best gastro, Dr. Elsakr is your doctor!

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45.0 minutes
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Excellent physician

Dr. Elsakr has a wonderful bedside manner. He is extremely kind and patient with me and I feel he truly cares about my health. He takes time to answer my questions and thorougly explains the plan for my care. I'm a nurse and I am extremely satisfied with the care and treatment I have received from Dr. Elsakr. I trust him to take good care of me and I know that he will.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014, 2016)

    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, 2016, 2017)

    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.

  • 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™.

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Ain Shams University

    Graduated in 1986

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School

    Residency

  • Dr. Raif W Elsakr Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee
    • BCBS TN Blue Network E
    • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry PPO - TN
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Memphis PPOx
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

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