Dr. Bijo KythaparampilJohn, MD

Dr. Bijo KythaparampilJohn, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Bijo KythaparampilJohn, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from St John's Medical College in 2005 and specializes in gastroenterology, liver disorders, and more.Read his story

621 Camden St Ste 202

San Antonio, TX 78215

Contact Information

(210) 253-3422

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. KythaparampilJohn'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. KythaparampilJohn's bio

This content was provided by Dr. KythaparampilJohn "Dr. Bijo K. John joined our team of Texas Digestive Disease Consultants ( formerly GI Digestive Diseases Center of South Texas) in 2014. Dr. John received his medical degree from one of India's premier medical institutions, the St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore. Dr. John completed his residency at New York Hospital at the Queens Cornell campus, a major teaching affiliate of the Weill Cornell Medical College, in New York. He completed his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Florida, where he also served as Chief Fellow. During his fellowship, he received training in hepatology at the nearby Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. John has also completed two additional fellowships, a clinical nutrition fellowship from the prestigious Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland and a transplant hepatology fellowship from Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Society of Gastroenterological Endoscopy. Dr. John is skilled in all areas of gastroenterology and hepatology and has a special interest in the management of complex liver diseases, malnutrition, short bowel syndrome, parenteral nutrition, celiac disease, fatty liver disease, viral hepatitis, liver cancers, and pre- and post-liver transplant care. He also has a special interest in colonoscopy for colon cancer screening and factors that improve adenoma detection rates (ADR). He went to medical school in India and moved to the United States for his residency and fellowships. He and his wife, are the proud parents of three beautiful children. In his spare time, Dr. John likes to spend time with his family and enjoys playing soccer, traveling, and photography. With his extensive training and experience, Dr. John looks forward to taking care of his patients at our San Antonio Locations."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. KythaparampilJohn "Treating every patient with respect and compassion is key to fostering a good physician - patient relationship. Being a good listener, providing the best possible treatment and giving patients and their families control over their health care decisions goes a long way in achieving best outcomes. "

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Liver Disorders
  • Transplant Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

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15  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.

Education

  • St John's Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • St John's Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • New York Hosp Med Ctr Of Queens
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Cleve Clin Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Florida-Jacksonville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. KythaparampilJohn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. KythaparampilJohn's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. KythaparampilJohn to family and friends
19 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. KythaparampilJohn's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. John has been very helpful. He has taken a very reasonable approach to my condition. He also explains tests and test results well.
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Dr. John, takes the time to explain/answers questions in detail during consultation and evaluation. He does appropriate follow-up diagnostic tests and informs you of the next step in treatment. He has an excellent bedside manner and makes every effort to provide you with the information you need...more
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The best GI doctor, very informative, goes above and beyond to restore you to optimum health. I am now Hep C free!!! Thank you Dr. John
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Dr. K John and his staff were more than just kind and empathetic. This was one of the best experiences me and my mom had in hospitals. My mother was so satisfied and comfortable with their services. Thank you, Keep up the awesome work.
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I am a new patient to Dr John therefore my review is based from an I tial visit and follow-up appointment. Thus far, he has been very professional and personable. He did not "hurry" thru my appointment. He took the time to explain and encourage me to maintain preventative measures for my...more
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