Dr. Nelson P. Trujillo, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 76

2021 K St NW Ste 500
Washington, DC 20006
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Dr. Trujillo's Experience

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Dr. Trujillo's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

The George Washington University Hospital
900 23rd Street North West
Washington, DC 20037
Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Road North West
Washington, DC 20016

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Trujillo

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Capital Digestive Care
Metropolitan Gastroenterology Group
2021 K St NW Ste 500
Washington, DC 20006
Metropolitan Gastroenterology Group
10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 404
Bethesda, MD 20817
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    Dr. Trujillo's Experience

    Dr. Trujillo's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Ultrasound
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colitis
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Pancreatitis
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    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.
    • 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

    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1962

    Internship Hospital

    Dc General Hospital
    Complete in 1963

    Residency Hospital

    Dc General Hospital
    Complete in 1964
    George Washington University Med Center
    Complete in 1965
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Complete in 1966
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Trujillo & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • 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. Trujillo'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. Trujillo has admitting privileges:

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    • Sibley Memorial Hospital

    • The George Washington University Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    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. Trujillo

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Trujillo to family and friends

    26 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Trujillo's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 23 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Trujillo
    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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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Trujillo accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Capital Digestive Care
    Metropolitan Gastroenterology Group
    2021 K St NW Ste 500
    Washington, DC 20006
    (240) 737-0085 (Office)
    (202) 296-0301 (Fax)
    B
    Capital Digestive Care
    Metropolitan Gastroenterology Group
    10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 404
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (240) 737-0085 (Office)
    (202) 296-0301 (Fax)
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    Capital Digestive Care
    Metropolitan Gastroenterology Group
    5550 Friendship Blvd Ste T90
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (240) 737-0085 (Office)
    (202) 296-0301 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Trujillo
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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