Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 49

Dr. Balistreri
Telehealth services available

Dekalb Gastroenterology Associates, LLC

2675 N Decatur Rd Decatur, GA 30033

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(404) 299-1679

Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Decatur, GA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balistreri has more experience with Anal & Rectal Disorders, Esophageal Disorders, and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with Emory Decatur Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Balistreri to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Balistreri

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Balistreri treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Balistreri treats other conditions, please contact the office at (404) 299-1679.

Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Dr. Balistreri treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

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Anal or Rectal Pain
Hemorrhoids
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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. Balistreri treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

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Dysphagia
Reflux Esophagitis
Esophageal Diseases
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. Balistreri treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 26 conditions and procedures

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Abdominal Disorders
Constipation
Anal or Rectal Pain
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Balistreri treats at a

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frequency compared to similar providers

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Viral Hepatitis
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
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Dr. Balistreri's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • 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
  • Dysentery
  • 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
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Balistreri accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Small Grp)-GA
Pathway Guided Access Products-GA HMO
Pathway Guided Access-GA
Pathway Products - Pathway Network-GA HMO
Pathway X (on Exchange)-GA HMO
Pathway X Guided Access-GA
Pathway X Guided Access-GA HMO
Pathway-GA HMO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Balistreri's Reviews

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  • Explained conditions well (15)
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    Outstanding Doctor who really listens and makes you feel significant. A wonderful Administrative Assistant, Cathy whose soothing and kind voice puts you at ease. An extraordinary staff who are friendly yet professional. Cindy, the phlebotomist makes me smile. The best Doctor I have ever come into contact with...a true caring and professional man.
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    Angela B – Jun 13, 2020
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    Exceptional Doctor with an outstanding staff. Efficient, friendly, frank and serious in a very helpful way. This doctor saved my life and continues to motivate me to stay focused on healthy living. Follow up and follow through is nothing like I’ve ever experienced. Awesome.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Decatur, GA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balistreri has...Read more

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2003
    MUSC
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
    MUSC
    Residency Hospital
    1997
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD offer telehealth services?

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    Does Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Balistreri frequently treats Anal & Rectal Disorders, Esophageal Disorders, and Gastrointestinal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Balistreri specializes.

    Where is Dr. Anthony Balistreri, MD's office located?

    Dr. Balistreri's office is located at 2675 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Dekalb Gastroenterology Associates, LLC

    Dekalb Gastroenterology Assocs2675 N Decatur Rd Decatur, GA 30033
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    • Hours
      • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Sat: closed
      • Sun: closed
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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    Emory Decatur Hospital

    Decatur, GA

    64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average