Dr. Ernest Bouras, MD

Dr. Ernest Bouras, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(9)
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Dr. Ernest Bouras, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Jacksonville, FL. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224

Contact Information

(904) 953-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
59

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Duke University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mayo Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bouras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bouras' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bouras to family and friends
2.8
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Bouras' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Jacksonville, FL |
Walked in,pre diagnosed condition arrogant and in a hurry to leave. Once he make a diagnosis doesn't change irregardless of other test or physicians. My daughter would be dead or permanent,y disabled had we not sought another opinion. Self important arrogant and incompetent. Strongly do NOT...more
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in Jacksonville, FL |
Same experience as man who traveled 1000 miles with son. Pompous self important and not at all consultative. Save your time and money and find any other GI Doctor. Even at the free clinic. You might actually get a good diagnosis or at least a true consult!
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Frederick, MD |
Arrogant, self important, insensitive man. We traveled 1000 miles for my son to be seen after a 50lb weight loss in 8 months time. No one locally could find the problem so we went to see the best. Dr Bouras breezed in, tooted his own horn for 15 minutes, slapped my son on the back, told him he was...more
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in Middleburg, FL |
excellent, very surprised at the level of reviews here.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bouras accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bouras has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic
4500 San Pablo Rd S
Jacksonville, FL 32224
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