Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 55

Gastroenterology

Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Brick, NJ and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Magahis has extensive experience in Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders. He graduated from Mt Sinai School of Medicine medical school in 1993. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center Brick and Hackensack Meridian Health Ocean Medical Center Brick. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD

Thompson Healthcare & Sports Medicine

525 Jack Martin Blvd Brick, NJ 08724 ()
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Dr. Magahis is the best physician ever! He made me feel extremely comfortable during my visit explained everything very thoroughly. He’s the best GI doctor around! Definitely highly recommend.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Very patient. Explains things comprehensively and thoroughly.
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr Magahis is the best. Top notch but reaching him via telephone is the worse.
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Very competent and thorough and very professional.very commendable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Lina in BRICK – Dec 19, 2017
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I have been a patient of Dr Magahis for 15 years and during that time I always felt he was completely invested in my over all wellbeing and also his kindness and attention to detail is terrific.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Janet Robinson in brielle, nj – Apr 04, 2017
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Colonoscopy
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Manahawkin, NJ – Apr 20, 2016
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Dr. Magahis treated me for bleeding ulcers in Brick Hospital.. I had lost consciousness from blood loss before he was assigned to me at the hospital He was great and saved me from invasive surgery, and may have saved my life. he is the best.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jim in Toms River, NJ – Apr 20, 2016
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Wonderful, kind physician with an excellent bedside manner! Dr. Magahis made me feel completely at ease even though I was extremely uncomfortable due to pain. I'd recommend him in a heartbeat! Thank you Dr. Magahis for spending an extraordinary amount of time with me & not rushing! Thank you to your staff too!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
13 people found this helpful
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Biography

Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Brick, NJ and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Magahis has extensive...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1993
Mt Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Magahis has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Magahis frequently treats Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Magahis specializes.

Where is Dr. Pacifico Magahis, MD's office located?

Dr. Magahis' office is located at 525 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Magahis

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Magahis treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Magahis treats other conditions, please contact the office at (732) 840-0067.

Pancreatic Disease

Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

Dr. Magahis is experienced in the area of Pancreatic Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Pancreatitis
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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.

Dr. Magahis is experienced in the area of Esophageal Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Hiatal Hernia
Esophagitis
Heartburn
Reflux Esophagitis
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Check Dr. Magahis' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Magahis' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Dr. Magahis accepts the following insurance:

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Amerihealth
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Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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Thompson Healthcare & Sports Medicine525 Jack Martin Blvd Brick, NJ 08724
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Meridian Hospitals425 Jack Martin Blvd Brick, NJ 08724
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