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Dr. Andrew Gottesman, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Gottesman

Dr. Andrew Gottesman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(214) 360-9877

Dr. Gottesman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold
Humana PPO
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Gottesman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesman treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gottesman treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesman treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Gottesman treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottesman treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gottesman treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gottesman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Functional Dyspepsia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Icterus
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion
  • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Iron Overload
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Disease (Except Cancer, Hepatitis and Cirrhosis)
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • 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
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wilson's Disease
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

About Me

Care Philosophy

Do you feel rushed when you see the doctor? Do you leave the doctor's office more confused than when you arrived? Does it seem as though no one listens? Not here. All new patients are scheduled for a full 45 minutes with me, or my nurse practitioner....

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1992
University of California Irvine Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University of Louisville
Residency Hospital
1987
University Of Louisville Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
Medical School
1977
Vassar College
Undergraduate School
1992
1989
1987
1986
1977

Awards

Dr. Gottesman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gottesman

4.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
69.56521739130434%
(16)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
8.695652173913043%
(2)
2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
17.391304347826086%
(4)

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Only wants to do colonoscopy’s. If he can’t figure out what’s wrong with you, he’ll call it IBS and send you on your way, not addressing all symptoms. Does NOT go the extra mile, not progressive. Only communication is via his portal. Assistant Gisela is rude, not a thorough communicator, acts put...Read More
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Dr Gottesman is a good doctor but does not like confrontation. When I questioned him about his slowness in responding to my test results, he answered curtly. When I asked him about the cause of my condition, he sarcastically replied that I would have to ask God. His responses to me after this were...Read More
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First of all the receptionist is efficient, helpful and got me in right away. I appreciate how electronic and up to date their system is. I saw the NP, Ashley... Wow, honestly one of the best dr. visits I’ve ever had. Ashley was so thorough, patient and really took her time to listen and ask the...Read More
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If you are looking for a doctor with a rigid staff, who does not listen to you, does not return calls or allow you talk to the doctor when you are in serious pain, or offer any compassion, then this is the place for you. I became very sick and was never allowed to talk to the doctor b/c he was too...Read More
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GREAT DOCTOR! FELT AT EASE TALKING TO HIM. WILL CONTINUE TO SEE HIM AS NEEDED.
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