Dr. Gavin Levinthal, MD

Dr. Gavin Levinthal, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Gavin Levinthal, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from U of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg in 1987 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

20401 N 73rd St Ste 210

Scottsdale, AZ 85255

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 91% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hillbrow Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mt Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mt Sinai Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levinthal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levinthal to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Levinthal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Levinthal is the worst Dr. I’ve ever had the displeasure of meeting. He walks in all high and mighty, he thinks everyone is an alcoholic if you’re having gi issues that can be caused be alcohol, good luck he won’t believe you no matter what. He does NOT explain anything to you (it’s beneath him)...more
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It took 4 reschedules to get a procedure date. The initial office visit was a waste of time & could have been done over the phone. The Dr has zero bedside manner before or during the procedure. I was asked to come in for a consult after. Took the day off and this meeting was about 10 mins long...more
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Arrived at 8:30AM appt. at 8:37AM, all pre-appointment paperwork completed and in hand to be told I was late and therefore would need to reschedule more than month our in the future. Sorry about being retired and not figuring in rush hour traffic? No. You are late. I am only here in the winter...more
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I have been experiencing extreme stomach pain, nausea, and vomiting for months now. I started seeing Dr. Levinthal at the beginning of my issues and he and his office have been nothing but a hassle to deal with. Even after visiting the ER after throwing up blood I was surprised that his office...more
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Both Dr Levinthal and Kristin, his nurse practitioner are professional, courteous, informative, thorough in explanations
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