Dr. John T. Bjork, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 70

2901 W Kinnickinnic River Pkwy
Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Dr. Bjork's Experience

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Dr. Bjork's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Bjork Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 West Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Aurora West Allis Medical Center
8901 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bjork

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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4448 W Loomis Rd Ste 100
Milwaukee, WI 53220
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    Dr. Bjork's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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    • 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
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Ileus
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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    • Malnutrition
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pouchitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Bjork

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.
    • 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

    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    St Josephs Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    Tucson Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bjork & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Bjork'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Bjork has admitting privileges:

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    • Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

    • Aurora West Allis Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bjork

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bjork to family and friends

    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Bjork's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 6 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bjork
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Bjork accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • American Enterprise Group
    • American Republic
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Golden Rule
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • Meritain Health
    • Principal Life
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
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    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Aurora Advanced Healthcare Gas
    2901 W Kinnickinnic River Pkwy
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 649-3750 (Office)
    B
    Lakeshore Medical Clinic Family
    4448 W Loomis Rd Ste 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53220
    (414) 281-5150 (Office)
    C
    4448 W Loomis Rd Ste 204
    Milwaukee, WI 53220
    (414) 281-1688 (Office)
    D
    Milwaukee Endoscopy Center
    MILWAUKEE ENDOSCOPY CENTER
    8585 W Forest Home Ave Ste 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53228
    (414) 427-5138 (Office)
    (414) 427-5145 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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