Dr. Lester Marion, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Marion
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lester I Marion MD

5550 Friendship Blvd # Terrace Chevy Chase, MD 20815

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(301) 656-3555

Dr. Lester Marion, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Marion has more experience with Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine medical school in 1972. He is affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Marion to book an appointment.


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(301) 656-3555

Dr. Marion accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage

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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 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marion treats Esophageal Diseases more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Marion treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Esophagitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marion treats Esophagitis more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Marion treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Dysphagia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marion treats Dysphagia more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Marion treats this condition more than 61% of their peers

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Dr. Marion's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis

Dr. Marion's Reviews

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5.0

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    Dr Marion showed how he is interested in my health problem and also his deep knowledge of doctor in medicine. Thank you doctor Marion. Oscar Gonzalez
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    oscar gonzalez in Washington, DC – Oct 26, 2017
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    Dr. Marion saved my life many years ago when I had fatty liver disease of pregnancy. He was a terrific doctor then and is a terrific doctor now. He is also a great human being.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Lester Marion, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Marion has more experience with Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Tulan...Read more

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Education

    1977
    Med College Va
    Fellowship Hospital
    1975
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1973
    DC General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1972
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Locations

    Lester I Marion MD

    Lester I Marion MD5550 Friendship Blvd # Terrace Chevy Chase, MD 20815
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    Lester I Marion MD5550 Friendship Blvd Ste T90 Chevy Chase, MD 20815
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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    Sibley Memorial Hospital

    Washington, DC

    81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

    • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)