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Dr. Gelsimo Cruz, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 76

Dr. Cruz

Gelsimo A. Cruz, MD, PA

300 Hospital Dr Ste 230 Glen Burnie, MD 21061

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(410) 768-2700


Dr. Gelsimo Cruz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Glen Burnie, MD. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital . General Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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Dr. Cruz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Cruz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cruz treats Diarrhea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Dr. Cruz treats Stomach Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cruz treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cruz's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Cruz's Reviews

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Dr. Cruz is the best. I needed to change my Gastro doctor because my other was too far and Dr. Cruz is completely understanding and you can tell he cares about you getting better. He was great, cannot recommend enough!
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I met Dr. Cruz during an emergency visit to the ER. He treated me with kindness and respect. When seeing him for office visits, he it attentive and listens carefully to your issues.
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I have had 3 colonoscopies & i felt comfortable & relaxed every time.Dr. Cruz & his staff were very professional and genuine!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Gelsimo Cruz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Glen Burnie, MD. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Prince Georges Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Beckley Reg Hospital
Residency Hospital
Prince Georges Med Center
Residency Hospital
SUNY Northport Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
Northeastern Hospital
Internship Hospital
University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Tagalog
  • English

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66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)