Dr. Joel Chodos, MD

Dr. Joel Chodos, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Joel Chodos, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

930 Old Harmony Rd Ste D

Newark, DE 19713

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Chodos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diarrhea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chodos treats Diarrhea more than 86% of his peers

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chodos treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Chodos treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Gastritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chodos treats Gastritis more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Chodos treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Chodos' 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
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
Intestinal Ischemia
Megacolon
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Rectal Bleeding
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Careful history and physical before tests ordered. Individualized care.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1984
Montefiore Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Mt Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1975
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Undergraduate School
1984
1982
1980
1979
1975

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doc list Delaware Today, 1995-2018
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc, 1979

Dr. Chodos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chodos

4.8

Based on 106 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
4.716981132075472%
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Dr Chodos is patient-focused, sincere and takes the time to get to know you and your ‘whole self’ to help understand factors that may be contributing to your health. I also had a positive experience with the colonoscopy, the communication from Dr Chodos, his staff, and the team made me feel...Read More
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I would highly recommend Dr. Chodos to anyone seeking a gastroenterologist in Delaware. His professionalism and thoroughness is only matched by his deep care and concern for the personal well being of his patients.
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Had markers show up in blood work with my GP and had to consult a Gastroenterologist and didn't care for any recommendations from my GP office. Did some internet searching liked what I read about Dr. Chodos and called to make a new patient appt. with his office. Dr. Chodos called me an hour later...Read More
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Goes to extraordinary lengths to understand, diagnose, and explain conditions for which you are being treated.
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Dr. Chodos is a very professional and patient-oriented doctor. He is personable and understands his patients. I went to him for a colonoscopy. He explained the procedure in detail, called before the procedure to make sure the prep was going well, and had a follow-up visit to discuss the...Read More
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Locations

Digestive Health Center

1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:45pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:45pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:45pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:45pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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