Dr. Ira Michaelson, MD

Dr. Ira Michaelson, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Ira Michaelson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Charlestown, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Universita Degli Studi Di Firenze, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1977 and specializes in gastroenterology.

175 Main St Ste 3

Charlestown, MA 02129

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (3/16/2016)View details
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Dr. Michaelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michaelson treats Gastrointestinal Bleeding more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michaelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michaelson treats Reflux Esophagitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michaelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michaelson treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michaelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michaelson'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
  • 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
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ira Michaelson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Charlestown, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Universita Degli Studi Di Firenze, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1977 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1977
Universita Degli Studi Di Firenze, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
Medical School
1977

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Michaelson's Reviews

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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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