Dr. Peter Purcell, MD

Dr. Peter Purcell, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Peter Purcell, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Niskayuna, NY and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1769 Union St Fl 2

Niskayuna, NY 12309

Contact Information

(518) 382-1151

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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Purcell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Purcell does not have any board certifications listed.

77  Conditions Treated

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7  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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Purcell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Purcell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purcell's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purcell to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Purcell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have seen Dr. Purcell for many years. He is the kindest, most thorough doctor I have ever seen. Many years ago he would be running very far behind schedule (sometime hours) but he was worth the wait. With the PA's helping out there is never a wait time anymore.
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Kind, considerate, friendly, explains things in a clear, concise manner
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