Dr. Robert Dean, MD

Dr. Robert Dean, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Robert Dean, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

243 North Rd Ste 304

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Contact Information

(845) 471-9410

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dean performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Dean's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dean "Dr. Robert S. Dean is board certified in Gastroenterology. He completed medical school at The Chicago Medical School, and went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology Fellowships at The Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Dean strives to provide the most up-to-date gastroenterology care in a compassionate manner for his patients. With his special training and expertise in advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, this goal is achieved with minimal trauma to the individual. He has been involved in the research and development of many new, less invasive medical devices, with both private industry and academic medical centers. Finding time for the community, Dr. Dean is past Vice-President of the medical staff at St. Francis Hospital. He currently serves as Secretary-Treasurer of the Medical Staff of VBMC and is Chairman of the Credentials Committee of VBMC. Areas of Expertise: Barrett's esophagus Pancreatic and biliary disease Therapeutic endoscopy "

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • John L Doyne Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Wi Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dean has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dean's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dean to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Dean's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have been a patient of Dr Dean for over a 10 years (I was diagnosed with barrett's of the esophagus). The staff and very friendly and helpful. Dr Dean gives the time to go over all issues and concerns. Very knowledgeable.
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Wonderful, compassionate and very down to earth. Made my first colonoscopy a breeze. I've been putting it off for years for no reason at all. Awesome staff and facility. Thanks Dr Dean, for taking such good care of me!
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Calm and reassuring, he answers questions and spends time explaining what is to be done.
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Dr. Dean was initially very determined to find out what was wrong with me. He gave up VERY quickly, once a few standard tests didn't provide answers. After several days in the hospital and normal blood work and no initial findings in testing, he wrote me a script for an anti-depressant with...more
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After being told by other doctors that I had diverticulitis, Dr. Dean told me that I had IBS. He told me to go on the Mediterranean diet, and when I asked him what that was he told me to look it up on line. When I asked why so many other Dr.s thought I had diverticulitis he got annoyed that I was...more
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