Dr. Hugo Vargas, MD

Dr. Hugo Vargas, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Hugo Vargas, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1991 and specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology.

5779 E Mayo Blvd

Phoenix, AZ 85054

Contact Information

(480) 515-6296

Insurance Accepted

  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 95% of peers
Esophageal Varices
very high
more than 95% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

67  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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Utah Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Utah Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vargas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vargas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vargas to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vargas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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