Dr. Syed Jafri, MD

Dr. Syed Jafri, MD

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53 y/o
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Dr. Syed Jafri, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Kansas City, MO. He specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

Kansas City Gastroenterology & Hepatology Physicians Group

6675 Holmes Rd Ste 430

Kansas City, MO 64131
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company

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Dr. Jafri's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pancreatitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafri treats Pancreatitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jafri treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafri treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jafri treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafri performs Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jafri performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jafri's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
E. coli Food Poisoning
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilatation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Jejunostomy Tube Placement
Lactose Intolerance
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

University of Kansas Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University of Missouri, Kansas City
Fellowship Hospital
University of Missouri - Columbia
Residency Hospital
Dow Medical College, Karachi
Medical School
1993
University Mo Columbia Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993

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Dr. Jafri's Reviews

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3.5

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1 Star
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I can't say enough good things about this doctor. When I was diagnosed with a very aggressive cancer, he was highly recommended by top surgeons & other gastroenterologists. Due to his expertise .with ERCP & he was able to remove the CA during that endoscopic procedure & I was spared a horrendous...Read More
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My mother went in a year ago for a mass on her pancreas for a biopsy. After her procedure she and her ride were informed a biopsy was taken. At follow up she was told they did not have biopsy results and a biopsy was not taken. She was told the mass on her pancreas was common and not to worry...Read More
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I met Dr. Jafri about a month after I became severely jaundiced, itchy and very ill. Upon seeing me, he stated that he would put a bile duct stent in the next day. Upon doing so, he found my pancreatic cancer and broke the news to me and my husband afterward as gently as possible. We weren't...Read More
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This doctor treats me for crohns. In January was asked that I get a specific MRI by his nurse practitioner.My insurance wouldn't cover it as an outpatient because there is not a need to use this type of MRI for what they wanted to see.they could easily use on another image. So I go into a bad...Read More
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I've been having recurring problems with Pancreastitis. Dr Jafri did a ERCP he explained the procedure to me and made me very confident in him . He has great bedside manners and is a very good doctor. I would recommend him to anyone.
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AARP
Advantra
Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Behavioral Health
National Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Care HMO
Blue Care Network
Preferred Care Blue
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareSource
Medicaid
Cenpatico Behavioral Health
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Comp Choice
Comp Results
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
Compassionate Care Network (CCN) PPO
CompCare
CompPsych
CoreSource
CorVel
Coventry Health Care
Advantra
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Family Health Partners
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
HCA Midwest Comp Care
Health Exchange
Health Exchange PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Healthcare USA
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Homestate Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Gold Plus
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Missouri Care
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
New Directions Behavioral Health
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Preferred Health Professionals
Preferred Healthcare
Preferred Mental Health Management, LLC
Premier Group Insurance
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
RockPort Health Care
CCO/Rockport
Savility
Savility POS
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Today's Options
Medicare Advantage PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UniCare
UniCare HMO
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Value Options
Behavioral Health
Viant
Viant PPO
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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