Dr. Robert Gish, MD

Dr. Robert Gish, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Robert Gish, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 900

Phoenix, AZ 85013

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Gish's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gish "I try to communicate with my patients. I strive to explain their medical condition and discuss their treatment options in plain language. Questions are answered. I want no patient to leave the office thinking that they were rushed through their visit. "

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemochromatosis, Type 1
  • Hemochromatosis, Type 4
  • Hemosiderosis
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis D
  • Hepatitis X (Non - A, - B, - C, - D, - E)
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Jaundice
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hepatotoxicity
  • Hernia
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Tumor
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Transplanted Organ Rejection
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis


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6  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gish's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gish to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gish's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Gish has reduced his patient services to once a month, according to the office appointment service, and does not take new patients. This website, though copyrighted 2016, is obviously extremely out of date. Dr. Gish also does no GI work, only hepatology, so that information, too, is incorrect....more
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