Dr. Philip Elbaum, DO

Dr. Philip Elbaum, DO

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Age 36
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Dr. Philip Elbaum, DO is a gastroenterology specialist in Wyomissing, PA and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med in 2010 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

1011 Reed Ave Ste 300

Wyomissing, PA 19610

Contact Information

(610) 374-4401

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Elbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elbaum treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

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

Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elbaum treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elbaum treats Stomach Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Elbaum's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
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
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

When you have digestive or liver problems, you need a gastroenterologist who listens and responds—a doctor who knows the field and can effectively diagnose, treat, and improve the quality of your health.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2016
    Lankenau Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    2016
  • 2013
    Cooper Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2013
    Cooper Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    2013
  • 2010
    Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School
    2010
  • 2009
    Trinity College
    Undergraduate School
    2009

Awards

Dr. Elbaum's Reviews

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4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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Would not recommend in any way. Did my not my wife’s complaints of severe pain seriously. After finally doing a colonoscopy, he missed IIB nearly IIIB squamous cell carcinoma. Luckily, we saw a surgeon who made the diagnosis that most likely saved her life.
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I would deifintely recommend Dr Elbaun and his team. They were up front, clear about the procedure and steps, professional, and most importantly, they were caring.
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Dr. Elbaum is absolutely fantastic. He's generous with his time (but he doesn't keep you waiting and is usually right on time), thorough, and thoughtful. Answered all my questions and made me comfortable. He's an all around excellent doctor who really goes the extra mile. Also, all the other staff...Read More
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West Reading, PA

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