Dr. Eduardo Alcocer, MD

Dr. Eduardo Alcocer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Eduardo Alcocer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in gastroenterology, hepatology, and more.

Austin Gastroenterology

1111 W 34th St Ste 200

Austin, TX 78705
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Alcocer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alcocer "Dr. Alcocer earned his medical degree at the Autonomous University of Guadalajara in 1984 and completed his internship and Internal Medicine residency at the University of Texas at Houston in 1992. After three years of practice as an internist, he entered Baylor College of Medicine where he obtained his general Gastroenterology and Hepatology training. Subsequently, Dr. Alcocer received his Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship training at the Gastroenterology Consultants in Milwaukee. He has acquired skills in diagnostic/therapeutic ERCP and endoscopic ultrasound. He is a board certified gastroenterologist who treats all digestive disorders, with a special interest in pancreatic and biliary diseases. In the area of Endoscopic Ultrasound, Dr. Alcocer has been involved in the diagnosis and staging of esophageal, rectal, and pancreatic cancer and sub mucosal tumors. He is skilled in taking biopsies of mediastinal, gastric and pancreatic masses and can perform EUS guided celiac plexus neurolysis. Dr. Alcocer is a member of the American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, Travis County Medical Society, the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, Houston Gastroenterology Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Dr. Alcocer has practiced in the Austin area since 1998."


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3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alcocer does not have any board certifications listed.

74  Conditions Treated


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7  Procedures

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.


  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alcocer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alcocer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. David's Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Alcocer is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Alcocer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alcocer to family and friends
39 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Alcocer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr Alcocer and his team were caring and professional throughout my assessment and procedure.
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Very good experience on first visit. Dr. Alcocer was a good listener and answered my questions well.
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Dr. Alcocer is a good listener and makes sure the patient is completely informed. His team were knowledgeable, professional and thorough.
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Dr. Alcocer is very warm and makes the experience as pleasant as possible. Highly recommend.
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THe stag is nice,the doctor explain the whole process and the staff was assuring that I had everything clear.
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