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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS Massachusetts
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Tufts Health Plan

Doctors in Gastroenterology Consultants

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of North Chelmsford, MA that specialze in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

52 ratings with 9 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Gastroenterology Consultants when asked is excellent. Gastroenterology Consultants has been reviewed by 52 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Gastroenterology Consultants as provided by patient reviews is 15 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Gastroenterology Consultants
20 Research Pl
North Chelmsford, MA 01863

Specialties

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.

Doctors in Gastroenterology Consultants

  • Dr. Allen L Hwang MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    Boston, MA

    5.0
    (2)
  • Dr. Daniel F Beluk MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    Chelmsford, MA

    4.7
    (11)
  • Dr. Franklin C Marinelli MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    North Chelmsford, MA

    3.8
    (20)
  • Dr. Richard S Tilson MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    North Chelmsford, MA

    3.8
    (13)
  • Dr. Michael B Roberts MD

    Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    North Chelmsford, MA

    3.2
    (8)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
  • University Of North Carolina School Of Dentistry
  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Gastroenterology Consultants. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine near Gastroenterology Consultants North Chelmsford, MA.

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 East Boston Neighborhood Health 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

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.

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