Dr. Eric J. Lawitz, MD

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Dr. Eric J. Lawitz, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

Texas Liver Institute 607 Camden St Ste 101, San Antonio, TX 78215 Get Directions
(210) 253-3426

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  • Internal Medicinenull
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology
      • Hepatology
      • Transplant Hepatology

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Ascites
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autoimmune Liver Diseases
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blood Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Cirrhosis
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Dysphagia
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Fatty Liver Disease
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastroparesis
      • Hemochromatosis
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatic Encephalopathy
      • Hepatitis
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Hepatitis C
      • Hernia
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Liver Cancer
      • Liver Damage from Alcohol
      • Liver Diseases and Disorders
      • Malnutrition
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Viral Hepatitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Liver Surgery
      • Liver Test
      • Liver Transplant

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      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        Brooke Army Mc

        Completed in 1994

      • Residency Hospital
        Brooke Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1996

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Brooke Army Mc

        Completed in 1999

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Illinois

        Graduated in 1989

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Lawitz's Care Philosophy

      At the Texas Liver Institute, we strive to set the standard of excellence in liver disease care providing for our patient's wellbeing, alleviating suffering, and inspiring hope through access to the most promising new treatments available today.