Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD

Dr. Eric Avezzano, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
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

Contact Information

(201) 967-8221

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
high
more than 85% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 80% of peers
Diarrhea
normal
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Avezzano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Avezzano's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Avezzano to family and friends
22 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Avezzano's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

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...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...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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