Dr. David Cave, MD

Dr. David Cave, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. David Cave, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of London Faculty Of Med in 1970 and specializes in gastroenterology.

55 Lake Ave N # S6105

Worcester, MA 01655

Contact Information

(508) 334-2846

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Cave'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 London Faculty Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Mayday Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Chicago Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cave has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cave's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cave to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Cave's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

The facilities for colonoscopy at UMass were horrible. Waiting room filled with armed guards because of prisoner treatment. The examination room was so small and crowded, people had to squeeze inside just to close the door. Really!
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I was asked to participate in a study conducted by UMASS Memorial after being admitted with a GI bleed. It turns out, I had a rare Dieulafoy lesion in the upper right colon, and was bleeding out. If not for the study, I would not have survived. If not for Dr Cave, I would not have survived. The...more
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