Dr. Houshang Makipour, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 79
  
Dr. Makipour
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Houshang Makipour MD

2280 Opitz Blvd Woodbridge, VA 22191

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(703) 580-7433

Dr. Houshang Makipour, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from Fac Med, Ahwaz in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Makipour accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 21 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Stomach Diseases more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Gastritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Gastritis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Makipour's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Stomach Diseases more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makipour treats Diarrhea more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Makipour treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Makipour'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
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • 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
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Makipour's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Makipour

4.3

Based on 22 reviews

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Unprofessional practice who wrongfully discharges patients for reasons not based on facts. The front desk and office staff does not return calls to patients either. Very unsatisfactory customer service.
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May 06, 2020
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been a patint of doc for a long time, he's already taken good care of me
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Biography

Dr. Houshang Makipour, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from Fac Med, Ahwaz in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1968
Fac Med, Ahwaz
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Houshang Makipour MD

Northern Virginia Endoscopy Center2280 Opitz Blvd Woodbridge, VA 22191
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Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center

Woodbridge, VA

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average