Dr. Jay Takata, MD

Dr. Jay Takata, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Jay Takata, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Athens, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

115 S Murchison St

Athens, TX 75751

Contact Information

(903) 677-3737

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takata treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

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

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takata treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 100% of his peers

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takata treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Takata's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
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 A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Takata, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Athens, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

Dr. Takata's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Takata

3.6

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
60.869565217391305%
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4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
30.434782608695652%
(7)

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No Compassion. Not informative. Overall Terrible Doctor.
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He sucks he gave my husband medication to take.told him to call make appointment for test we called they never call back.
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I just found out I have cirrhosis of the liver. Dr Takata's handling of the situation has given me a sense of well being and overall health that I haven't experienced in years despite seeing other drs at least once a month for lupus, arthritis etc etc etc. Recommend this fellow most highly!
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Being new in the area the office accepted me and scheduled a consultation quickly. Once I met Dr. Takata I was put at ease by his knowledge and focus on me as a patient. He is matter of fact and his office was full of patients. I highly recommend him and his staff.
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Excellent common sense recommendations that work. After an MRI, he recommended gall bladder removal before the condition got worse. I had it removed early and the procedure was not as invasive as it would have been if I had waited for it to become an emergency procedure. Recovery time was less...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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