Dr. Elsa Canales, MD

Dr. Elsa Canales, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Elsa Canales, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Laredo, TX. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston and specializes in gastroenterology.

6999 McPherson Rd Ste 220

Laredo, TX 78041

Contact Information

(956) 795-4776

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Unexplained Weight Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Canales'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

74  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Canales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Canales' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canales to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Canales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

the worst staffing to deal with. spoke with a lady name Violeta, bad attitude. Basically she will tell you to back off because "she" has a lot of patients. ran out of the medication, but my insurance requested an authorization from them. explained to them that is has been more than 3 days without...more
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My mother has been going to this practice for some time now, and has only spoken to Dr. Canales once.. She is never available for her patients. She always has her assistants check on them. She should be more available. It almost seems that the assistants are the real doctors there. I understand...more
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Excellent Doctor and staff I highly recommend.
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