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Dr. John Fletcher, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 71

  
Dr. Fletcher

Texas Digestive Disease Consultants

425 N Highland Ave Ste 130 Sherman, TX 75092
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(903) 892-9179

Dr. John Fletcher, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sherman, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Fletcher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
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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. Fletcher's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Fletcher treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fletcher treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

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

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fletcher treats Abdominal Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fletcher treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fletcher's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paralytic Ileus
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Fletcher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fletcher

4.5

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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I had a colonoscopy and Dr. Fletcher carefully explained the prep, the procedure, and the results.
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I Highly recommend Dr. Fletcher for these types of procedures! He has done each of my Procedures over the Years. Fast, Friendly and Competent!
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Very please with our appointment with Dr Fletcher. He took time to answer our questions. Will definitely use him again.
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Doing a Great job !
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Dr fletcher saw both my husband and. He has such a kindred spirit. We admire and trust him
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Dr. Fletcher is an excellent physician. He is caring, reassuring and gives you a step by step explanation of your plan of treatment. Dr. Fletcher has been my doctor for many years and I have total confidence in his recommendations for my care. Thank you Dr. Fletcher!!
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Awesome staff and quick diagnosis of my problem
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Dr. Fletcher has always helped his patients. Especially those with colon cancer in their family. Like me. He is the best Sherman, Texas has. My husband and I trust him.
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Most patient, informative and kind physician I've ever met. His staff are just as professional as he is. It's been refreshing to see that kind of niceness in the world again.
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Staff were all friendly and helpful. Dr Fletcher took plenty of time to go over the procedure. Appointment started on time WOW!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Fletcher, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sherman, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1979
University Of Texas Health Science Center
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Bexar Co Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
Bexar Co Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School
1970
University Of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School

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62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

91% Patient experience rating, 22% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)