Dr. Babac Vahabzadeh, MD

Dr. Babac Vahabzadeh, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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36 y/o
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Dr. Babac Vahabzadeh, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

South Denver Gastroenterology

10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 312

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Vahabzadeh'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.

Dr. Vahabzadeh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vahabzadeh "Dr. Babac Vahabzadeh enrolled in the 6-year combined BA/MD program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. After completing the program, he moved to St. Louis, Missouri where he completed his internal medicine residency at Barnes-Jewish hospital/Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Vahabzadeh then proceeded to obtain specialty training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology from The University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. He also received an additional year of advanced endoscopic training including treatment of pancreatico-biliary disease as well as Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. As a result, Dr. Vahabzadeh's special interest is in the treatment of diseases involving the pancreas, biliary system as well as Barrett's esophagus but is passionate about general gastroenterology and endoscopy."

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

76  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Vanderbilt University Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vahabzadeh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Swedish Medical Center

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Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Vahabzadeh's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vahabzadeh to family and friends
15 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Vahabzadeh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Vahabzadeh Says:
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I believe feedback from patients is essential to understand how myself, and my practice, are meeting the needs of patients. We strive to continually improve, and maximize patient experience for patients treated at South Denver Gastroenterology.

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Patient Comments (7)

Office denied my rx refill all weekend, then wouldn't tell me why. I went without necessary medications all weekend and came to find out that the dr requires a visit (so they can get a copay or fee) every 12 months. So because they didn't inform me of this, I went without the drug. I had to call in...more
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Very friendly. Listens to patients.
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Dr. V. is one of the best doctors I have had. He is understanding, takes the time to really understand what is going on, is sincerely concerned with whatever ailment is happening, and does a great job of getting the situation under control and corrected. Dr. V had a great sense of humour and that...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Vahabzedeh for two years for the diagnosis and treatment of microscopic colitis. He was very thorough throughout the diagnostic process and has been keen to find an excellent treatment plan. He's always prompt during appointments and takes my concerns into consideration.
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It is very important to eel that your Dr. is actually listening to the specific problems you are having. Dr. Vahabzadeh has been treating me for over a year and I have never felt rushed when talking with him and have total confidence in him. He is engaged with you in trying to find answers, not...more
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