Dr. Salim Jaffer, MD

Dr. Salim Jaffer, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Salim Jaffer, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Lansing, MI. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.Read his story

4136 Legacy Pkwy Ste 100

Lansing, MI 48911

Contact Information

(517) 999-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Jaffer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jaffer "Gastroenterology Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins Hospital."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jaffer "Every patient gets optimal time for the diagnosis of disease. Every patient gets excellent care."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Jaffer does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Whipple's Disease

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Toledo
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jaffer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaffer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaffer to family and friends
4.1
based on 16 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jaffer's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Lansing |
He as a excellent doctor. Had me knowing all doctors are not crooked and liars.
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in Haslett,Mi |
Dr. S. Jaffer MD. Is a excellent doctor,very kind an just a Great doctor. Wouldn't change him at all. He is a keeper in the world of medicine.
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Lansing, Michigan |
Dr Jaffer had a kind and caring manner. He was true professional who is clearly very knowledgeable.
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in Southfield, MI |
Excellent doctor and great service
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in Grand Ledge |
Dr.Jaffee is AWESOME! He actually read over all medical history and promptly diagnosed & treated my grandmother. His background in Internal Medicine makes him a WONDERFUL GI!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jaffer accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NGS CoreSource
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Jaffer has admitting privileges

Sparrow Hospital
1215 E Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
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McLaren - Greater Lansing
401 W Greenlawn Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
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