Dr. Amanda Pressman, MD

Dr. Amanda Pressman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Amanda Pressman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read her story

146 W River St

Providence, RI 02904

Contact Information

(401) 793-7080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Pressman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pressman "Amanda Pressman is a gastroenterologist in the Center for Women's Gastrointestinal Medicine at the Women's Medicine Collaborative and Director of the Gastroesophageal and Rectal Motility Laboratory at Lifespan. In addition, she is co-director of the Program for Pelvic Floor Disorders at the Women's Medicine Collaborative. She is an assistant professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a faculty member in the fellowship pathway in women's gastrointestinal diseases at Alpert Medical School. She received a medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, and completed a residency at Harvard Medical School. She is a graduate of the gastroenterology fellowship at Alpert Medical School. During her fellowship she received the prestigious Virology Fellowship Award from Bristol Myers Squibb and the Joe DiMase Award for her research on colorectal cancer screening. Pressman is one of the initial founders of Screening Colonoscopies for Underserved Persons (SCUP), a program offering colorectal cancer screening to the indigent population in Rhode Island. She has published original research articles and chapters in the field of women's health. Pressman is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. She is the 2013 recipient of the Teacher of the Year Award in the Brown University Affiliated Hospital GI Training Program. Her clinical and research interests are esophageal motility disorders, pelvic floor disorders, gastroparesis, excessive nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, and colorectal cancer screening in women."
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

78  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pressman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pressman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pressman to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pressman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Great doctor. If I need to see a GI doctor again (hopefully i won't need too), I will definitely make an appointment with Dr. Pressman
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Great doctor. No Complaints.
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Dr. Pressman is very professional. I feel very comfortable talking to her. She is an excellent listener. She explains things better than any doctor I have had before!
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Very thorough. Great bedside manner. Took time to understand my issues and started me on the right treatments. Already feeling better!
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I definitely would recommend Dr. Pressman. She took time to answer my questions and seemed very knowledgable. I am still not a fan of colonoscopies, but I feel comfortable that Dr. Pressman knows her sh*t :)
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