Dr. Ronald Schwarz, MD

Dr. Ronald Schwarz, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Ronald Schwarz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1977 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

2601 Lake Dr Ste 201

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 783-4888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Schwarz'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.

Dr. Schwarz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schwarz "Dr. Ronald Schwarz was born in New York City. He earned his medical degree from Cornell University in 1977. Dr. Schwarz then moved to Chapel Hill to complete his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He joined the group in 1985 and over the years has served on many committees dedicated to improving patient care. His clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, therapeutic endoscopy including ERCP, and hospital based gastrointestinal consultations. He and his wife have one son and have recently become grandparents. He enjoys biking and traveling, as well as refereeing for local soccer games."
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwarz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwarz's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwarz to family and friends
14 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schwarz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Scwarz is a fantastic Dr who has helped my family find colon cancer twice. He is the best in his field.
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very professional. Process was easy from check in to discharge. The actual procedure itself was seamless.
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If all you need is a colonoscopy every ten years then you are golden. If, on the other hand, you have a GI health issue that is potentially life threatening, you can forget about coming anywhere near a doctor, let alone help dealing with the situation. If you call the Wake Endoscopy Center where...more
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He seems to be a man of few words, but he was confident, and just got right to the job at hand. Honestly I don't remember much after the procedure, but the whole registration process, prepping in the surgical room - all leading up to the procedure was very professional, clean, neat facilities,...more
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My overall experience with Dr Schwarz has been very good. He is very experienced and knowledgeable. He has done all of my colonoscopies (this makes 5) and I would not trust anyone else. Great doctor.
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