Dr. James Hakert, MD

Dr. James Hakert, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. James Hakert, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

8220 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 214

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 368-6707

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hakert's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hakert treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Hakert treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hakert treats Abdominal Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Hakert treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hakert treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hakert treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Hakert's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
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 A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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
Rectal Bleeding
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a board-certified Gastroenterologist with almost 20 years of experience in the Dallas TX area, my staff and I will provide the highest quality care for you and your family. Excellent medical care not only involves prompt and compassionate servi...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1992
    University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1989
    University Of Ok College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School
    1986
  • 1981
    University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1981

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Dr. Hakert's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hakert

4.1

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(28)
4 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(4)
3 Stars
2.380952380952381%
(1)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(3)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(6)

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I recently had my first colonoscopy with Dr. Hakert and had a very positive experience. All of the staff members I encountered were kind and caring. They made sure I was comfortable and walked me through every step of the procedure.
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I have been going to Dr. Hakert since 2011. He is very professional and listens to my needs. I've had a few endoscopies done, and was professionally taken care both by Old Town staff and Dr. Hakert. I highly recommend him!
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The staff is super friendly and the process - routine colonoscopy- was a breeze! Dr Hackert is easy to talk to and takes all the time you need. It was very efficient and literally painless!
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My experience with Dr. Hackert over the years and two different conditions has been very positive...I have learned to trust and respect his guidance and treatment... He operates in OUR reality of "can't know what you don't know..." and he does a terrific job of bridging that gap! His office has...Read More
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Locations

Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Principal Life
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare
USI Affinity
WellPoint

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