Dr. Jay Philippose, MD

Dr. Jay Philippose, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jay Philippose, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

725 Glenwood Dr Ste 488

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 697-0621

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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Nausea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heartburn
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
83

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Disorders
  • 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
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal-Colon Bleeding
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Injection
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Mangalore University / Kasturba Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Kasturba Hosp/Kmc
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Kasturba Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Our Lady Of Mercy Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Philippose has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Philippose's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Philippose to family and friends
2.2
based on 27 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Philippose's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

in chattanooga tn |
I was able to schedule an appointment easily within 2 weeks. Staff was helpful. The doctor listened to my symptoms. I was experiencing severe heartburn. Turns out I have something called barret's esophagus and am getting treated for now. Happy I went.
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Old Fort |
This doctor is one of the worst doctors I have ever had the displeasure of seeing. Jumps to conclusions even when he didn't have proof.
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Chattanooga, Tennessee |
Dr Philippose is straight forward and to the point which I like. I don’t want sugar coating I want the truth and he gives it. The office staff is very kind and always welcoming. His nurse is very outgoing and informative I’m glad that I found a dr who gives me exactly what is going on with me not...more
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Chickamauga, GA |
I was recently in the ICU for Type 1 diabetes and "stomach-related" issues. Dr. Philippose was on call, and came in my room with a prepared speech, complete with preconceived notions of me as a person. He started on me before he could get in the room about diabetes being a dangerous disease and...more
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Jasper, TN |
Terrible office. If you want a call back or a refill you might as well forget it. It won't happen. Left several messages for his nurse and still have not received a return call. Time to find me another doctor. It use to be a good place, but since his whole crew left and Krystal is not there anymore...more
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Dr. Philippose accepts 31 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Elect Choice EPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Open Choice PPO
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Flexcare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Choice Plus PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Worker's Compensation / Focus Network PPO
  • First All America
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Humana PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Tricare
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
    Tenncare
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • One Health
    One Health HMO
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • Pacific Life & Annuity Company
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select Plus POS
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Wausau Benefits

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Hospitals where Dr. Philippose has admitting privileges

Parkridge East Hospital
941 Spring Creek Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37412
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Parkridge Medical Center
2333 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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