Dr. Christopher Truss, MD

Dr. Christopher Truss, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Truss, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1976 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

2000 6th Ave S # Ave

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

(205) 934-6060

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 96% of peers
Nausea
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Truss'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.

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
74

Conditions Treated

Less

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3

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Truss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Truss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Truss to family and friends
1.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Truss' Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
POOR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Decatur, AL
Would not listen to prior history. No bedside manner
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