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Dr. David Palma, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. Palma

Dr. David Palma, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions in 2004 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.


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Dr. Palma's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palma treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Palma treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palma treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Palma treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palma treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Palma treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Palma's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • 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
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice philosophy is guided by our core values. Compassion: We will treat you with kindness and respect. Integrity: We will serve you with honesty. Gratitude: We appreciate that you allow us to participate in your healthcare.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Shands Hospital At University Of Florida
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Residency Hospital
2005
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Internship Hospital
2004
Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions
Medical School
2000
Wheaton College, Wheaton, Il
Undergraduate School
2010
2007
2005
2004
2000

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Swahili
  • English

Awards

Dr. Palma's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Palma

4.3

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
78.26086956521739%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
8.695652173913043%
(2)
1 Star
8.695652173913043%
(2)

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El Dr. fue respetuoso y habla bien español. Muy satisfecha con todo, el Dr. se toma su tiempo para escucharlo a uno y a solucionar sus inquierudes.
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Dr. Palma first took care of me when I was in the hospital for ulcerative colitis 5 years ago. His treatment plan completely improved my quality of life. He always makes sure all my questions are answered even when I bring a long list! He is a very knowledgeable and compassionate doctor. It can be...Read More
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I heard about Dr. Palma from a neighbor who recommended him highly. He is a brilliant and caring Gastro doctor and I trust him completely. He diagnosed my Crohn's disease when other doctors couldn't figure out what was wrong. Without his help I simply don't know where I would be right now. I made...Read More
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I went to Dr. Palma to get a 2nd opinion & was looking for a new Gastroenterologist. I went to him b/c he was a 5* on all the reviews that I was finding. I was wanting the best of the best. Well, when I went to him I wasn't all that impressed. He just backed up what was said from the prior Dr's...Read More
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He was very distracted. He removed a port from my chest and honestly without the nurse there I think he would have botched it.
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