Dr. Elizabeth Cruz, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Cruz, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
52 y/o
(37)

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Dr. Elizabeth Cruz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. She specializes in gastroenterology.

Dr. Liz Cruz Partners in Digestive Health

4110 N 108th Ave Ste 105

Phoenix, AZ 85037
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cruz'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. Cruz "Trusted Gastroenterologist, addressing digestive issues with a thorough conventional work-up and a natural healing approach."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Southern Adventist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Oakland Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz to family and friends
37 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Cruz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I started seeing Dr. Cruz in 2012 after a lifetime of GI issues ranging from chronic constipation to acid reflux. I love how she and Maureen take the time to actually LISTEN to you as you describe your symptoms. After following their advice and starting on some of Dr. Cruz's supplements I find...more
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My mother had a scheduled procedure this Friday and went into office to make a payment. The front office gal named Teresa was very rude and unprofessional! Teresa even started to yell at a gal that works there in front of patients! Also another gal from the back came and started to yell at my...more
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Love this Dr and have full confidence in her after having my 2nd colonoscopy, My first with her, my prior one was in NY. Dr Cruz was there to answer any questions I had after removing a very large polyp, which she had to cortorize, I developed minor complications, and required antibiotics and...more
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I have been a patient of Dr Liz Cruz for about 1 year. I had a colonoscopy with her last year, and unfortunately do to the large polup she had to remove and cortorize I developed some minor complications. However she was there to answer any questions that my husband and I had. Thankfully after a...more
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Love this Dr. She is kind and has a personality. She will listen to you to find out your pains not just tell you her thoughts. I wish all my Dr.s where like her.
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