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Dr. Christopher Gibbs, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Gibbs

The Iowa Clinic West Des Moines Campus

5950 University Ave West Des Moines, IA 50266

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(515) 875-9000


Dr. Christopher Gibbs, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in West Des Moines, IA. He graduated from Creighton University and specializes in gastroenterology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Gibbs accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
ECOH
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HFN
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana PPO
Medicaid
The Alliance
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Gibbs' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibbs treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of his peers

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

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibbs treats Diarrhea more than 93% of his peers

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

Dr. Gibbs' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • 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 Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Gibbs' Reviews

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Felt very at ease with Dr. Gibbs. Explained procedure and was very Professional about his work. Checked with me after procedure and reviewed what I should do during short recovery. Was not able to comment on the 8 questions below.....make so you can comment as you read Would recommend Dr Gibbs HIGHLY
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About Me

Biography

Christopher Gibbs, MD, joined The Iowa Clinic after a decade in a successful gastroenterology practice in Rockford, Illinois. He was accustomed to delivering high quality and compassionate care, with emphasis on the needs of the patient, and quickly ...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
Mayo Clinic
Residency Hospital
Creighton University
Medical School
University Of California San Diego
Undergraduate School

Awards

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67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average