Dr. Philip Okafor, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 41
  
Dr. Okafor

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St Sw Rochester, MN 55901

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Dr. Philip Okafor, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Okafor has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Okafor to book an appointment.


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Dr. Philip Okafor, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Okafor has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Okafor to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

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(507) 284-2174

Dr. Okafor accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nausea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Nausea more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Dysphagia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Dysphagia more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

Esophageal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Esophageal Diseases more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Constipation more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Okafor treats Abdominal Disorders more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Okafor treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

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Dr. Okafor'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
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • 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 (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Locations

Practice

Mayo Clinic200 1st St Sw Rochester, MN 55901
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Acc 5 Boston City Hosp

Acc 5 Boston City Hosp850 Harrison Ave Fl 2 Boston, MA 02118
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Boston Medical Center

Boston Medical Center725 Albany St Boston, MA 02118
3

Harrison Farber, MD

Harrison Farber, MD850 Harrison Ave Boston, MA 02118
4

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Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Stanford, CA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)