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Dr. Robert Protell, MD

Dr. Robert Protell, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 73

  

Dr. Robert Protell, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Stockton, CA and has been practicing for 48 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.


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(209) 546-5200

Dr. Protell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Protell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Protell treats Abdominal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Protell treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Protell treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Protell treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Protell treats Abdominal Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Protell treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Protell'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
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colitis
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilatation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I try to help patients understand their disease and its process," says Dr. Protell. "That way, I can direct the appropriate therapy."

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Virginia
Residency Hospital
University Of Virginia
Internship Hospital
1971
Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Medical School
1971

Awards

Dr. Protell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Protell

4.1

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
23.076923076923077%
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Best Doctor ever. I've been under Doctor Protell's care for over 24 years. He's the greatest! It's just too bad I had to change insurance companies and can no longer see him. :(
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Very caring truly professional physician. Would highly recommend him to you or anyone having Gi problems.
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Dr. Protell is a very thorough doctor with many years as a gastroentrologist. He's also one of the kindest and caring doctors that I have ever met. I would recommend Dr. Protell to anyone with these health issues.
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