Dr. Bryan Kavanaugh, MD

Dr. Bryan Kavanaugh, MD

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43 y/o
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Dr. Bryan Kavanaugh, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. He specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.Read his story

Associates In Gastroenterology P.C.

2940 N Circle Dr

Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CNIC Health Solutions
  • Cofinity
  • Colorado Access
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kavanaugh'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. Kavanaugh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kavanaugh "Dr Kavanaugh joined the practice August 2010. He is board certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and has training in the endoscopic management of pancreatic and biliary disorders in addition to standard diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures. His clinical interests include the management of inflammatory bowel diseases, Celiac, and irritable bowel syndrome. Dr Kavanaugh received his undergraduate and Master's degrees in biology from Rutgers University in New Jersey. He then attended medical school at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He completed his internal medicine internship, residency, and fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While he was an intern, he was honored with the "Intern of the Year" award, nominated by peers and faculty for outstanding performance during internship. Dr Kavanaugh also was the Chief Medical Resident at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, to supervising the training of medical residents and students. He has four boys and his hobbies are keeping them out of trouble."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavanaugh "We are a specialty practice dedicated to state-of-the-art care for patients with gastrointestinal and liver disease. We strive to be a physician practice dedicated to state-of-the-art care for patients with gastrointestinal and liver diseases. We treat the full range of gastrointestinal and hepatic disorders, including:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis)
  • Hepatitis C and all forms of Viral Hepatitis
  • Esophageal Disease and GERD
  • Food Allergies, IBS and Celiac Disease
  • Pancreatic Disease and Gallstones/Biliary Disease
  • Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention

We perform endoscopic procedures including colonoscopy, upper endoscopy (EGD), ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), and are skilled in the therapeutic maneuvers associated with each."

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kavanaugh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kavanaugh's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavanaugh to family and friends
30 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kavanaugh'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 (12)

Dr. Kavanaugh is so kind and caring - and so is his staff! I had a colonoscopy in July and the nurses there: Christy, Anna, Karen, and one other I can't remember, were so amazing! They could not get a line in (after numerous tries), so Dr. Kavanaugh performed procedure while I was awake! Not...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kavanaugh's for several years and truly grateful for that. I appreciate his kindness and willingness to answer ALL my questions before and after procedures and he takes his time to make sure I understand. His staff is wonderful and so courteous and they make me feel so...more
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My experience w/Dr. Kavanaugh is extremely positive. He's very easy to talk with and was very helpful and informative regarding my recent colonoscopy screening and the observed results. I highly recommend him!
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Dr Kavanaugh and staff treated me like a princess! They sure know how to turn what could be an unpleasant experience into something enjoyable!
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The Doctor appears to be OK, but his staff is very ill mannered mostly towards older or elderly adults. The act as if they do not have time to help and have a genuine distain for older people. One of them told my wife her problem was not them but she should contact a company to explain the system...more
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