Dr. Kai Xia, MD

Gastroenterology •  Female • Age 61
  
Dr. Xia
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas

910 E Houston St Ste 550 Tyler, TX 75702

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(903) 592-7393

Dr. Kai Xia, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Tyler, TX and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Xia has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Harvard Medical School medical school in 1999. She is affiliated with CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Xia to book an appointment.


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Dr. Xia accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Background Check

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Practice Areas

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 81% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Esophageal Diseases more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Dysphagia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Esophagitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Esophagitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 91% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 37 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anal & Rectal Disorders

Compare with other Anal & Rectal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 99% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Hemorrhoids more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Typically treats 90% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hepatitis C
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Hepatitis C more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Viral Hepatitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Xia treats Viral Hepatitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Xia treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Xia's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • 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
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Xia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Xia

5.0

Based on 26 ratings

5 Stars
96.15384615384616%
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4 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
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Very lucky to have her in your area. Highly skilled. Knowledgeable. Runs a tight office. Friendly, caring.
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Dr Xia is an excellent doctor, both friendly and professional.
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Margaret Kandle in rusk – Dec 12, 2017
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Dr. Xia has been my gastroenterologist for years. I absolutely love her. She is professional, caring ad always concerned about her patient's welfare. I would do anything for her if she needed it. I highly recommend her and have recommended her to friends and family.
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Shari Adams in Lindale, TX – Sep 26, 2017
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Dr Kai is one of the most caring, professional doctors I have never seen. Her patients and their treatments are her primary concerns! I have moved, I made the 150 mi trip once, but felt that was too difficult, but inlooking up her info to give to my new dr, I wanted to say how great she is. in my opinion! Nell Almond.
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Spring, TX – Sep 29, 2016
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I just met Dr Xia for the first time on 7/18/16, she made me feel so at ease about my Colonoscopy. I would recommend Dr. Xia to everyone. To me she is the greatest in her field.
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Thomas Uphus in Kilgore, TX – Jul 19, 2016
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Dr. Xia is friendly, courteous, smart, reassuring. A great physician.
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Shirley Roberson in Hawkins, TX – Jul 16, 2016
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I wouldn't even consider going to another doctor for the areas she's so well versed and proficient in!!
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Biography

Dr. Kai Xia, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Tyler, TX and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Xia has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other special...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Internship Hospital
1999
Harvard Medical School
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Douglas910 E Houston St Ste 550 Tyler, TX 75702
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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler

Tyler, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)