Dr. Michael Bay, MD

Dr. Michael Bay, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Bay, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Albuquerque, NM. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Bay is affiliated with Lovelace Medical Center and Presbyterian Hospital.

7788 Jefferson St NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

(505) 999-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Lovelace Health Plan
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Bay performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diarrhea
very high
more than 91% of peers
Abdominal Pain
high
more than 86% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
63

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Barium Enema
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Union College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Albany Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Bay does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bay and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bay's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bay to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Bay's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
I stopped going to see this doctor because he was rude and did not want to engage in two-way communication. He seems to be more interested in listening to himself than to his patients. He may be a good doctor but he has zero doctor-patient skills...
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bay accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Lovelace Health Plan
    Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
    Commercial
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bay has admitting privileges

Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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