Dr. Amjad Awan, MD

Dr. Amjad Awan, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(32)
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Dr. Amjad Awan, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Denton, TX. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Read his story

3323 Colorado Blvd Ste 105

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 243-0912

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Dr. Awan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Awan "Dr. Awan completed his residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases at the University of New Mexico at Albuquerque. He also completed surgical training from the Royal College of Surgeons in England, which enhances his ability to evaluate and treat his patients in the field of Gastroenterology. After teaching appointment at the University of New Mexico, he started a private practice in Denton County, Texas, in 2000. He has been in the area for over 17 years. During this period, he has successfully performed over 28,000 endoscopic procedures and has served the digestive health needs of over 30,000 patients in Denton . Dr. Awan is board certified in Gastroenterology and takes pride in providing professional and compassionate care for his patients. He has acquired advanced skills and training in therapeutic Endoscopy, which enables him to provide one-stop, comprehensive care at excellent facilities in Denton area."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Awan "At Comprehensive Gastroenterology/Dr Amjad Awan, we offer a full spectrum of care for patients with disorders of the esophagus, liver, gallbladder, stomach, pancreas, small intestine and colon. Including prevention, screening, dignosis and treatment. Patient care is of the utmost importance. We offer patients and their families the right care at the right place. My staff will work with the patients insurance to make sure the patient gets the best and total care they deserve."

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Flatulence
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • 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
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Weight Loss

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Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bravo pH Testing
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hydrogen Breath Test (HBT)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Screening Colonoscopy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Nishtar Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Nishtar Medical College, West Pakistan
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of North Carolina Health Care
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • U Nc Affil Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • U Nm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Awan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Awan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awan to family and friends
3.8
based on 32 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Awan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Highland Village |
Dr Awan is the most caring physician I have ever been to. I have been with him for 17 years and he is awesome. I have referred many people to him.
in Lake Kiowa, TX |
Dr. Awan and his staff share a genuine concern for my health and care provided. All are very personable which is very comforting to me as a patient. I have been a patient of Dr. Awan's for over 10 years and highly recommend him.
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Dr. Awan accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice POS II
    Commercial HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Medicare Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Advantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas HMO
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas POS
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
    Cigna Network
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Gold
    Gold Choice
    Humana EPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Tricare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan Admar PPO
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • National Benefit Plans
    National Benefit Plans PPO
  • National Roofers Union & Employers Joint Health & Welfare Fund
  • Principal Financial Group
    Principal Financial Group PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Empire Plan
    Fiserv
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Options EPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare PPO
    PacifiCare Texas
    Secure Horizons
    UMR
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Awan has admitting privileges

Medical City Denton
3535 South I35 East
Denton, TX 76210
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton
3000 North I 35
Denton, TX 76201
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound
4400 Long Prairie Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
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