Dr. Michael Mekjian, MD

Dr. Michael Mekjian, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Michael Mekjian, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

140 SW 84th Ave Ste C

Plantation, FL 33324

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Mekjian's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mekjian treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mekjian treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Mekjian's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
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
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
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Food Poisoning
Foregut Disorders
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Jaundice
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our commitment is to ensure the South Florida Community receives the ultimate access to a broad range of high-quality gastroenterology services including diagnostics and treatments. Dedicated to excellence in gastroenterology care, we are sure you'll find that our Digestive CARE physicians are among the very best in Florida.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1989
    Hospital Of Philadelphia College
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Grandview Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1985
    Florida Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1980
    University of Florida, Gainesville
    Undergraduate School
    1980

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Dr. Mekjian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mekjian

3.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
30.434782608695652%
(7)

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Very satisfactory medical care and good manner with patients, in my opinion.
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Just sad to see that my first visit I really liked the doctor, my endoscopy was fine and I thought my appointment today would be fine. The staff has been rude over the phone, and in person but today girl with long black hair was so rude. Made me literally uncomfortable. I can't believe it and they...Read More
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Office staff is helpful; however, I will not go back to him. Had an endoscopy done with him, he didn't even let me know he found a mass, did a biopsy, and sent to pathology. Called me the following Monday to let me know I had cancer. Did not even have tact when he communicated the diagnosis....Read More
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I have been going to Dr. Mekjian for several years. Easy to talk to, very positive person and great bed side manors. I would recommend him to my friends and family.
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Overbilled (double) for services. Was charged for over an hour of consultation when the doctor was in my room for 30 minutes or less. Now have to try to work between insurance and doctors office to correct it. Not a good first impression based on having to deal with this extra unexpected burden.
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Aetna
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America's Health Choice
America's Health Insurance Plans
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
PPO Next PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Careplus
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
SouthCare
Dimension Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Florida Health Administrators
Galaxy Health Network
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
HealthPartners
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
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Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
Mutual of Omaha
NALC Health Benefit Plan
Oxford Health Plans
PHCS
POMCO Group
Preferred Care Partners
Preferred Medical Plan
Sanus Health
Total Health Choice
Tricare
TriCare for Life
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UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Health and Wellness Network
USA Managed Care Organization
Vista Health Plan
WellCare