Dr. Richard Vaneldik, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 65

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Dr. Richard Vaneldik, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.


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Gastroenterology Associates of Ocala

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(352) 414-4778
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Dr. Vaneldik accepts the following insurance:

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
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Vaneldik's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaneldik treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

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

Dysphagia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaneldik treats Dysphagia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Vaneldik treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vaneldik treats Stomach Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vaneldik treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vaneldik's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • 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
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • 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
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Vaneldik, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
University Tex Health Science Center
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
University Of Florida
Medical School
1985
1983
1981
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vaneldik's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vaneldik

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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Total professional, great bedside manners. Nurses in the hospital said he was the best at the procedure I was having. I had a gall stone stuck in my bile duct, he removed it and expanded the end of the duct so no more stones. He also has done my colonoscopy and my endoscopy.
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This Dr is by far the BEST dr. I can’t imagine going to anyone else. Staff are so pleasant . Thank you Dr to you and your staff .
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Very professional, very informative, explained everything in terms I could understand. Office personnel was outstanding.
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unprofessional staff and an impossibility getting an appointment in a timely manner!
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  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

57% Patient experience rating, 12% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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