Dr. Henry VanPala, MD

Dr. Henry VanPala, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Henry VanPala, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Michigan State College Of Human Medicine-M.D. in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine and gastroenterology.Read his story

1631 Midtown Pl Ste 101

Raleigh, NC 27609

Contact Information

(919) 977-1675

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. VanPala's bio

This content was provided by Dr. VanPala "Henry Van Pala is a Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist) - General, Internist - General practicing in Raleigh, NC PRACTICE EHR AthenaHealth PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION North Carolina Medical Society American Board of Bariatric Medicine FORMS OF PAYMENT Accepts Cash, Check, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover. INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Amerigroup (Wellpoint) Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield CareSource CHAMPVA Cigna Commercial Insurance Company Community Health Choice Coventry Health Care Health Net HealthPlus Humana inHealth INTotal Health Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP) OFFICE HOURS Monday – Friday: 8am – 5pm "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. VanPala "As a Yale Trained Internal Medicine specialist with Both Current Board Certification in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology I am very well qualified to apply evidence based comprehensive care of the whole patient. Care that is focused on wellness and long healthy life, because I treat the entire patient not just parts. I am older and very experienced and am especially interested in treating older, senior citizens, where I am challenged to treat complicated medical problems. http://www.anti-aging-bhrt.com/raleigh/nc/27609/henry-van-pala-md.html"

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

22  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (10/4/2013)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina

Education

  • St. Johns University, Jamaica, Ny-B.S. In Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Michigan State College Of Human Medicine-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Internal Medicine-Yale School Of Medicine, Danbury Hospital, Ct,
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Affiliated Yale School Of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Ct,
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

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Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Doctor VanPala is an excellent practitioner. He spends time with me and listens to what is going on with me. A practitioner that will actually listen to the patient seems very difficult to find these days. He has a genuine interest in trying to improve and optimize my overall health. I would...Read More
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Apr 09, 2018
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I had the most horrible experience with this physician, he was rude, cursed a me, lacked professionalism. I was referred to this physician which made it harder. I was so caught off guard by his bedside manner. I would not recommend this physician to anyone. Words really can't explain how he made me...Read More
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Wake Forest, NC – Sep 19, 2017
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Dr. Henry VanPala saved my life after I got hurt in Iraq.
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Chris Dudley – Apr 08, 2017
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I think the best way to describe Dr Van Pala is: he is the kind of doctor America used to have before the medical field became more about business and profit. He takes as much time as is required to hear you out, understand a symptom, and analyze it to get an accurate diagnosis. I've never seen him...Read More
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Brian in Cary, NC – Jan 07, 2017
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I'm from Long Island, NY and I'm Italian. Dr. Van Pala is almost all of that (is from NY, but maybe not the island) and he is tuned into the same wavelength as me. I loved my first visit with him. It seems that he is answering all of my medical needs and then some. Great bedside manner if you...Read More
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Raleigh NC – Dec 05, 2016
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