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Dr. John Erkkinen, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Erkkinen

Portland Gastroenterology Ctr

161 Marginal Way Portland, ME 04101

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(207) 773-7964


Dr. John Erkkinen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portland, ME. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(207) 773-7964

Dr. Erkkinen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Erkkinen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkkinen treats Diarrhea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Erkkinen treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkkinen treats Abdominal Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Erkkinen treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkkinen treats Dysphagia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Erkkinen treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Erkkinen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • 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
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Erkkinen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Erkkinen

4.4

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Erkkinen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portland, ME. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Mary Hitchcock Meml Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Mary Hitchcock Meml Hospital
Residency Hospital
Mary Hitchcock Meml Hospital
Internship Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Medical School

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