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Dr. Thomas Erchinger, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Erchinger

Dr. Thomas Erchinger, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.


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(210) 916-0935

Dr. Erchinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Erchinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erchinger treats Anal Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Erchinger treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erchinger performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Erchinger performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
Anal or Rectal Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erchinger treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Erchinger treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Erchinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Erchinger, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2001
U Tx Hlth Sci Ctr Affl Hosp
Residency Hospital
1993
Usaf Med Ctr Keesler Afb
Residency Hospital
1989
Usaf Med Ctr Keesler Afb
Internship Hospital
1988
Uniformed Services U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
Us Air Force Academy
Medical School
2001
1993
1989
1988
1984

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Dr Erchinger and staff are great. I've been seeing him for roughly 2 years now. I went to see him to get a second opinion and I'm quite happy I did. He's performed two surgeries on me that both went very smooth. His staff are the best and I've even had a few emergencies that I was able to see him...Read More
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