Dr. Douglas Purdy, MD

Dr. Douglas Purdy, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Douglas Purdy, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.

931 8th Ave SE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Contact Information

(319) 366-8695

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • National Elevator
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Purdy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purdy treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Purdy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purdy treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Purdy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purdy treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Purdy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Purdy's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Drainage
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colitis
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
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
Endoscopic Polypectomy
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 Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Helicobacter Pylori Gastrointestinal Tract Infection
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Iron Deficiency Anemia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Pyloromyotomy
Rectal Bleeding
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Purdy, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1994
Ohio State University
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Southern Ill University
Residency Hospital
1990
Southern Ill University
Internship Hospital
1988
Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
University Of Illinois
Undergraduate School
1994
1992
1990
1988
1984

Awards

Dr. Purdy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purdy

4.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
69.56521739130434%
(16)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.73913043478261%
(5)

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What People Say About Dr. Douglas Purdy, MD
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I saw Dr. Purdy for trouble swallowing. He diagnosed me with esophagitis and an esophageal stricture he stretched open. He placed me on medication for GERD and I feel so much better. His nurse and staff are also great.
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Maybe it was a bad day; maybe he felt like he was running behind. Either way , my visit today was not a good experience with Dr. Purdy. He had NO time to listen to me. He only yelled over me for any thing I tried to explain. I had a hard time getting a word in edgewise He had no time and could...Read More
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
National Elevator
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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St. Luke's Hospital

Cedar Rapids, IA