Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD

Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Emerson, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology.

466 Old Hook Rd Ste 1

Emerson, NJ 07630

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Avezzano's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avezzano treats Diarrhea more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Avezzano treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Avezzano treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Avezzano treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avezzano treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Avezzano treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Avezzano'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 Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colitis
Colon Cancer
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
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Emerson, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1990
    Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1988
    George Washington University
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1986
    George Washington University
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1981
    Tufts University
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Avezzano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Avezzano

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Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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My wife and I have been patients of Dr. Avezzano since 2000. He has been pleasant, patient, reassuring, completely transparent about what to expect in a procedure, knowledgeable and compassionate in all ways. We have had colonoscopies and endoscopies with an endoscopy coming up in two weeks. Easy...Read More
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I visited Dr. Avezzano after experiencing severe abdominal pain. Not only did he spend over an hour listening to all of my symptoms, feelings, and concerns, but he also called two separate doctors in other fields to consult with them on the issue to determine a diagnosis and a game plan. Despite...Read More
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Eric is an excellent doctor. He takes his time and is most caring in his approach.
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I'm very grateful that Dr. Avezzano is my gastroenterologist. He is always accessible, and responsive to my questions and medical needs.
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met for the first time for myself after my wife has been a long time patient. Appointment was only a preliminary introduction. So far so good.
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Golden Choice HMO
Golden Choice PPO
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Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Oxford Health Plans HMO
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QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
Tricare
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Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
UMR
United Healthcare PPO