Dr. Alex Befeler, MD

Dr. Alex Befeler, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Alex Befeler, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.

3660 Vista Ave # 302

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 577-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Varices
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Befeler'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.

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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 Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Befeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Befeler's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Befeler to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Befeler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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