Dr. Alfred Kafity, DO

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Kafity
Accepting new patients

Bay Area Gastroenterology

282 Benedict Ave Ste D Norwalk, OH 44857

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(419) 663-8061

Dr. Alfred Kafity, DO is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Norwalk, OH and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kafity has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities Firelands Regional Medical Center and Fisher-Titus Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kafity to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kafity

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kafity treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kafity treats other conditions, please contact the office at (419) 663-8061.

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kafity typically treats 78% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Esophageal Diseases
Dysphagia
Nausea
Esophagitis
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Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kafity typically treats 75% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Abdominal Disorders
Hemorrhoids
Stomach Diseases
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Dr. Kafity typically treats 78% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hemorrhoids
Anal or Rectal Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Kafity's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Kafity's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kafity

4.1

Based on 14 ratings

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all I can say about this fine man is he saved my life at least twice and I really believe without him and a bunch of prayers I wouldn't be here! He IS the best at what he does, bless him and his whole team!
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Very caring and kind. Explained procedures well, and let me know what to expect.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alfred Kafity, DO is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Norwalk, OH and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kafity has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

The Ohio State University Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1990
The Ohio State University Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1987
Doctors Hosp
Internship Hospital
1986
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Bay Area Gastroenterology

Norwalk Office282 Benedict Ave Ste D Norwalk, OH 44857
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Firelands Regional Medical Center

Sandusky, OH

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Fisher-Titus Medical Center

Norwalk, OH

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

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