Dr. Peter Koretsky, MD

Dr. Peter Koretsky, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(45)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Koretsky, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Melbourne, FL. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

2955 Pineda Plaza Way Ste 115

Melbourne, FL 32940

Contact Information

(321) 254-7375

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% 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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koretsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koretsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koretsky to family and friends
2.5
based on 45 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. Koretsky's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Melbourne Beach, FL |
I'm pretty shocked by some of these reviews. I've never had a problem with Dr. Koretsky or any of his staff... They always answer my calls, and get me scheduled in as quick as possible. And I've never had an experience where I was waiting to see the doctor for more than 5-10 minutes. I just...more
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in Satellite Beach, FL |
EVERY ONE DID A GREAT JOB! THE DOCTOR TOOK TIME TO EXPLAIN EVERY THING IN DETAL. THE STAFF WAS PLEASANT AND PROFESSIONAL. THE OFFICE WAS CLEAN. THANKS I WILL NOT HESITATE TO RECOMMED
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We are very glad to know that you had a great experience with our office! We thank you for taking your time to leave feedback, and for trusting us to be apart of your health care team.
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Palm Bay, FL |
Received a notice of $150 for appointment which was cancelled 4 days in advance. Poor customer relation skills where I was transferred to a machine when representative could not handle my questions. Will never use this doctor or refer any of my friends and relatives to this provider.
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Thank you very much for your valued review, and for your time. I understand your frustration with not being able to have questions answered. If you would like to address your concerns specifically and to...more
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in Gummies |
Let me say, I just had my first Colonoscopy done yesterday by Dr. Koretsky. The experience was much, much better than I had expected. The receptionist was friendly and efficient which is rare in my opinion. The nurses were all very friendly, and personable. The anesthesiologist I think was...more
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Dear Dave, Thank you very much for taking time to leave your feedback. We are very happy to hear that you had a positive experience with your visit!
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Palm Bay, FL |
Office wait time 1hr 15mins for which only his unprofessional ARNP Jill Polet will burden you w/ her impersonal presence. 3hr wait for your endoscopy after arriving 1hr prior as required. You see the Dr. for about 5mins. When you wake he walks away & says to follow up with his NP. Jill is...more
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We understand frustration when any of our patients have an unexpected wait time, and we truly do value all of our patients' time. As a Specialist office we can never be fully prepared for what patients may...more
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This provider offers the following appointment availability:
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Dr. Koretsky accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Wellpath Preferred PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • National Elevator
  • POMCO Group
  • Priority Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Koretsky has admitting privileges

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