Dr. Christopher Schwarz, MD

Dr. Christopher Schwarz, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Christopher Schwarz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

2601 Lake Dr Ste 201

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 783-4888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nausea
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Schwarz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schwarz "Dr. Christopher Schwarz is a Michigan native. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit with a medical degree, and completed graduate studies in Protein Biochemistry also earning a PhD. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago before relocating to the Southeast to do his fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Schwarz is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He joined the group in 1998. Some of his clinical interests include biliary and pancreatic diseases, therapeutic endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, and endoscopic ultrasound. Dr. Schwarz has been involved with fundraising for the Crohns and Colitis Foundation, and the Cancer Hospital at Rex Healthcare. He lives in North Raleigh with his wife and has four children. He enjoys traveling and water sports with his family, as well as drawing and sculpture. He and his family attend North Raleigh Methodist Church. "
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Rush Presby-St Luke's Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwarz's Reviews

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4.0

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I can’t compliment this medical group and Dr. Scwarz highly enough. I met with a PA for a few visits to try to determine what was wrong with me but she recommended a colonoscopy since my symptoms were not being relieved by what was being prescribed. Dr schwarz performed my colonoscopy and...Read More
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C. Mills in Raleigh, NC – Jul 15, 2018
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Simply exceptional service today for a procedure I was not excited about. I will be much less stressed next time.
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Mark Walters in Wake Forest, NC – Jun 06, 2018
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Great Doctor and staff... great facility and makes you feel special. thank you all! a.f.a.m wf 262 wade
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wade in wake forest nc 27587 – Apr 04, 2018
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Dr Schwarz is a wonderful and caring doctor. He makes you feel so at ease when you go see him and when you have to have a procedure. He has a great bed side manner and he is a doctor that spends a lot of time with you and works hard to find out what is going on. He has been my doctor for several...Read More
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Jeanne Autry in Dunn N.C. – Sep 25, 2017
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The entire experience at RMG Gastroenterology was a pleasant one. Everyone at the office is extremely nice and helpful. You feel like you are at home. My pre-op nurse (Gloria) was a good as you could ask for. She made me feel important and she took extra time to make sure I was comfortable. ...Read More
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Raleigh, NC – May 23, 2017
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