Dr. Rafael Amaro, MD

Dr. Rafael Amaro, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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52 y/o
(47)

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Dr. Rafael Amaro, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cedar Park, TX. He specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.

Texas Digestive Disease Consultants

801 E Whitestone Blvd Ste 201

Cedar Park, TX 78613
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Amaro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amaro treats Constipation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Amaro treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amaro treats Abdominal Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Amaro treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amaro treats Gastritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Amaro treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Amaro's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
Breath Testing
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
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
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal pH Monitoring
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoid Banding
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Manometry
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 Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I completed my fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Miami. I have practiced in Texas for more than a decade and have extensive experience treating all gastrointestinal and liver diseases. My areas of interest are GERD, c...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Education

Jackson Meml Hosp-U Miami
Fellowship Hospital
Jackson Mem Hosp/jackson Health
Residency Hospital
Jackson Meml Hosp-U Miami
Internship Hospital
Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia / Academic Program of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Amaro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amaro

4.5

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
87.23404255319149%
(41)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10.638297872340425%
(5)

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The best doctor I had in a long time I highly recommend him
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Dr. Amaro is a caring physician who will explore all treatment options available. He is kind, compassionate and he listens to his patients. He spends as much time necessary to answer all questions. I never feel rushed.
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Explained my planned procedure very well and answered my questions and concerns about the procedure.
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Excellent, very courteous y the best of all that he speaks my language.
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Dr. Amaro was very kind and considerate explaining everything very well. His staff was very knowledgeable and professional.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare

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