Dr. Andrew F Ringel, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 50

417 Racetrack Rd NW Ste 2
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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Dr. Ringel's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Sacred Heart Hospital On the Emerald Coast
7800 Us Highway 98 West
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
North Okaloosa Medical Center
151 Redstone Avenue South East
Crestview, FL 32539

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Patient Satisfaction

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417 Racetrack Rd NW Ste 2
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
Emerald Coast Gastroenterology
Emerald Coast Gastroenterology
417A Racetrack Rd NW Ste 2
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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    Dr. Ringel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    1
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Barium Enema
    • Biopsy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Esophagogastroscopy
    • Liver Biopsy
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticular Diseases
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
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    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pinworm
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Ringel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Med University Sc
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Med University Sc
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med University Sc
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ringel & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ringel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Ringel has admitting privileges:

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    • Sacred Heart Hospital On the Emerald Coast

    • North Okaloosa Medical Center

    • Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ringel

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ringel to family and friends

    26 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Ringel's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 24 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ringel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    26 responses
    below
    national average

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    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • National Elevator
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • Ucare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    417 Racetrack Rd NW Ste 2
    Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    (850) 863-5990 (Office)
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    Emerald Coast Gastroenterology
    417A Racetrack Rd NW Ste 2
    Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    (850) 863-5990 (Office)
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    Dr. Ringel's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Ringel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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