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Dr. Joel Bessoff, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 75

Dr. Bessoff

Dr. Joel Bessoff, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(901) 545-8311

Dr. Bessoff accepts the following insurance:

First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Bessoff's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessoff treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Bessoff treats this condition more than 13% of his peers

Gastroenterology Procedures
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessoff performs Gastroenterology Procedures more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Bessoff performs this procedure more than 12% of his peers

Benign Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessoff treats Benign Tumor more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Bessoff treats this condition more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Bessoff's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joel Bessoff, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1975
West Haven Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Hartford Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Hartford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Montefiore Med Center
Residency Hospital
1969
Montefiore Med Center
Internship Hospital
1968
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
1974
1973
1970
1969
1968

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