Dr. Biju Alex, MD

Dr. Biju Alex, MD

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Age 39
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Dr. Biju Alex, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in gastroenterology and hospice & palliative medicine.

10710 Charter Dr Ste 110

Columbia, MD 21044

Contact Information

(410) 992-9797

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Alex's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Alex treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Alex treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Constipation
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Dr. Alex treats Constipation more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Alex treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alex treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Alex treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Alex's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
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
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Biju Alex, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in gastroenterology and hospice & palliative medicine.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Georgia Health Sciences Univ
Fellowship Hospital
2010
George Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
2010
2005

Awards

Dr. Alex's Reviews

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3.5

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I like Dr. Alex and stumbled upon him by accident. He is very knowledgeable and works with me with my disease (crohn's disease). The only problem I have is his secretary who is never calls back after you leave a message or never follows up on medicine that I may need.
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Competent. But not a patient-care type of doctor, more of punch-the-clock medical mechanic. He’ll hand you lots of pamphlets and leaves it to you to figure it out.
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I love Dr. Alex! I have been battling recurrent c. diff infections for months now and he is always there to help me when I need it. He is very knowledgable about my condition and makes sure he is up on the latest research in order to treat it properly. He takes the time to inform of everything...Read More
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Dr. Alex is very knowledgeable, informative and thorough. He explains everything he does, is patient and arrentive to the patient.
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