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Dr. Richard Zirin, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Zirin

Newburyport Gastroenterology, LLC

255 Low St Ste 201 Newburyport, MA 01950

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(978) 465-4622


Dr. Richard Zirin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newburyport, MA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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  • Low wait times . Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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(978) 465-4622

Dr. Zirin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Zirin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirin treats Diarrhea more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zirin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirin treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zirin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirin treats Abdominal Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zirin treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zirin'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 Ulcer
  • 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 C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Zirin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zirin

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Richard Zirin, MD
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The first gastrointestinal Dr i went to. Friendly. Caring explains things . He is the only Dr i would have a procedure with. I travel from Nh to Newburyport .
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Zirin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newburyport, MA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1984
University Conn
Fellowship Hospital
1981
George Washington University
Residency Hospital
1979
George Washington University
Internship Hospital
1978
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1981
1979
1978

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Anna Jaques Hospital

Newburyport, MA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average