Dr. Peter Ells, MD

Dr. Peter Ells, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Ells, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

47 New Scotland Ave # MC48

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-5276

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hepatitis C
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Calif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ells has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ells' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ells to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Ells' Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Colonie
Kind and compassionate - very good describing treatment and effects. Very personal and jovial.
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in New Paltz, NY
I just recently was seen by Dr Ellis in Albany Medical college. I was very disappointed with my consultation visit. Felt I was just a number. no personality and i felt was condescending to me. Meet with a fellowship MD and then 5 minute visit with Dr Ellis. Fellowship MD appeared to attempt ...more
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