Dr. Dean Palmer, MD

Dr. Dean Palmer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Dean Palmer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in gastroenterology.

18503 Pines Blvd Ste 311

Pembroke Pines, FL 33029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • 31 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
high
more than 88% of peers
Abdominal Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Palmer'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Palmer "Our commitment is to ensure the South Florida Community receives the ultimate access to a broad range of high-quality gastroenterology services including diagnostics and treatments. Dedicated to excellence in gastroenterology care, we are sure you'll find that our Digestive CARE physicians are among the very best in Florida."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

85  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 The Witwatersrand/Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Johannesburg General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • St. Mary's Health Center, St. Louis Mo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palmer's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palmer to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Palmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

The best doctor along with the best staff ever. Love them all. Very caring crew
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Excellent physician however his staff is out to destroy his practice. They make it impossible for patients to make appointments. Left messages daily for 2 weeks requesting appointment from Debbie. Then needed script faxed to hospital for barium enema, Memorial hospital called his office 15 times...more
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The best Dr I have ever met very helpful and knowledgeable and professional that also goes with the staff.
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Dr. Palmer is incredibly intelligent, professional and kind. I met with Dr. Palmer regarding wounds on my legs that could not be healed. The wound center told me my wounds could have an underlying GI problem and seeing a specialist might help my wounds. A friend at work recommended Dr. Palmer...more
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Excellent Doctor explains everything.
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