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Dr. Nezam Afdhal, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Afdhal

Beth Israel Deaconess Med GI

110 Francis St Ste 8E Boston, MA 02215

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Dr. Nezam Afdhal, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.


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(617) 632-8623

Dr. Afdhal accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Afdhal's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hepatitis C
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Dr. Afdhal treats Hepatitis C more than 100% of his peers

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

Liver Damage from Alcohol
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Dr. Afdhal treats Liver Damage from Alcohol more than 99% of his peers

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

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afdhal treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Afdhal's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • 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 Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis D
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nezam Afdhal, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Education

1981
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1981

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Dr. Afdhal's Reviews

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