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Dr. Alan Safdi, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Safdi

Dr. Alan Safdi, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.


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(513) 936-0700

Dr. Safdi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Molina Healthcare
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

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Dr. Safdi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safdi treats Abdominal Pain more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Safdi treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Esophageal Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safdi treats Esophageal Diseases more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Safdi treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safdi treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Safdi treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Safdi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Alan Safdi specializes in the treatment and assessment of digestive diseases. His clinical expertise includes inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis) and high-risk cancer syndromes. Dr. Safdi performs clinical researc...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1983
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine The University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1981
University Ca San Diego Med Center
Residency Hospital
1979
University Of California At San Diego
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1974
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1983
1981
1979
1978
1974

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President Consultants for Clinical Research,
  • Past Chairman Crohn's and Colitis Medical Advisory Board, Cincinnati,
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1973
  • National Lecturer on Inflammatory Bowel Disease,
  • Honorary Medical Award-AOA for top medical students, 1977

Dr. Safdi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Safdi

4.2

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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(18)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
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1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
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Reputation excellent, from a family of respectful physicians. Website NOT updated. He IS NOT accepting or seeing new patients!!!!
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Very knowledgeable but difficult to get appt and poorly run office
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