Dr. Alexander Shpaner, MD

Dr. Alexander Shpaner, MD

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Dr. Alexander Shpaner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in gastroenterology.

6719 Alvarado Rd Ste 206

San Diego, CA 92120

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shpaner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shpaner treats Ulcer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Shpaner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shpaner treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shpaner treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shpaner treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shpaner treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shpaner's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Achalasia
Alcoholic Liver Disease
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Arteriovenous Malformation
Ascites
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Diseases of the Bile Ducts
Benign Diseases of the Gallbladder
Benign Diseases of the Liver
Benign Diseases of the Pancreas
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Disorders
Bile Duct Obstruction
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Cancer
Biliary Cirrhosis
Biliary Disorders
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Cancer
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malignant Diseases of the Bile Ducts
Malignant Diseases of the Gallbladder
Malignant Diseases of the Liver
Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pernicious Anemia
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alexander Shpaner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2009
    Univ Of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2005
    UCLA Va Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1997
    University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    1997

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shpaner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shpaner

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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Went for bleeding in stool, scheduled colonoscopy within a week after consult. Found polyps and diverticulosis. You express your concerns and/or questions, he listens and responds accordingly. Excellent and to the point. Great bedside manner. NO hesitation refering Dr. Shpaner to family/friends. In...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
Health Premier

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