Dr. Alan Ansher, MD

Dr. Alan Ansher, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Ansher, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Alexandria, VA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 100

Alexandria, VA 22304

Contact Information

(703) 751-5763

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Ansher

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Ansher performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Esophageal Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Ansher's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
61

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

More

Read More
3

Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Georgetown U/VA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ansher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ansher does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ansher and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ansher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ansher to family and friends
4.1
based on 13 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Ansher's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Are you Dr. Ansher?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Ansher

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ansher accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ansher has admitting privileges

Inova Alexandria Hospital
4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304
View Hospital Profile

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Gastroenterology
(50)
Gastroenterology
(40)
Gastroenterology
(5)
Gastroenterology
Gastroenterology
(35)
Gastroenterology
(2)
Gastroenterology
(18)
Gastroenterology
(20)
Gastroenterology
(12)
Gastroenterology
(17)