Dr. Elissa Kaplan, MD

Dr. Elissa Kaplan, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Elissa Kaplan, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newton, MA. She graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

2000 Washington St Ste 368

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kaplan'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. Kaplan "We hope to help you navigate your disease in many more ways than one."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

78  Conditions Treated

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15  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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New England Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Kaplan has been excellent on following up on my health. I recommend her highly.
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Not only is Dr. Kaplan a great doctor, she has a GREAT sense of humor and is very personable, which always makes me feel more comfortable. She is extremely accommodating when it comes to scheduling appointments, and really works with you and your schedule to the best of her availability. She has a...more
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She's rude and disrespectful, not the type of person with whom who would want to trust your medical care. She doesn't listen, keeps interrupting and refuses to answer questions. She has no understanding or interest in interacting with patients in a respectful way.
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Dr. Kaplan is fabulous!!! I can't say enough great things about her. She really cares and will go out of her way to provide the best treatment for YOU. Dr. Kaplan is the only person I will allow to give me an endoscopy or clonoscopy because of her supreme gentleness and thoroughness. I had both...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Kaplan for 6 years, maybe more, now for a chronic GI issue. Shes been able to get me 95% under control which is amazing. She takes her time with you and explains everything. Shes incredibly nice, has a good sense of humor and really knows her stuff. The office will get you in...more
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