Dr. Thomas Gavigan, MD

Dr. Thomas Gavigan, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(9)
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Dr. Thomas Gavigan, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Matthews, NC. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.Read his story

1340 Matthews Township Pkwy Ste 301

Matthews, NC 28105

Contact Information

(704) 377-4009

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Gavigan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gavigan "Dr. Gavigan is the chairman of the Gastroenterology Division at the Novant Matthews Medical Center and the former president of the medical staff at the Novant Presbyterian Medical Center. He is a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the Mecklenburg County Medical Society (MCMS), the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS), and the North Carolina Society for Gastroenterology (NCSG). Dr. Gavigan and his family live in Charlotte."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • 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
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jaundice
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy

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

  • Fairfield University-Fairfield, Ct
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Worcester City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Georgetown Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gavigan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gavigan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gavigan to family and friends
3.8
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gavigan's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Charlotte, NC |
On October 26, 2016, I saw Dr. Gavigan for a a Endoscopy and Colonoscopy and during the Endoscopy my front crown and implant broke and since it hasn't been over 10 years of initially getting the crown & implant, My Insurance (Assurant) won't cover the impant itself which leaves me paying $924.50 to...more
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Monroe, NC |
I was told to get an appointment with this doctor. What is the phone number! And I'm suppose to talk to someone named Genna. I've called and called and I'm not getting anywhere. For the record Dr. Gavigan voicemail system needs a whole lot of work. I'm trying to be polite as possible.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gavigan accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gavigan has admitting privileges

Novant Health - Presbyterian Medical Center
200 Hawthorne Ln
Charlotte, NC 28204
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Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center
10030 Gilead Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
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Novant Health Matthews Medical Center
1500 Matthews Township Pkwy
Matthews, NC 28105
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