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Dr. Alex Teixeira, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.5 (8)
Map Pin Small Plymouth, MA
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Alex Teixeira, MD

Dr. Alex Teixeira, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Plymouth, MA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena Escuela de Medicina and is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth. Patients rated Dr. Teixeira an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Teixeira works at Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin - Greenfield in Plymouth, MA with other offices in Brockton, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Hemorrhoids, Intestinal Diverticulosis and Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Teixeira's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Digestive Disease Associates PC
    47 Obery St Ste 201, Plymouth, MA 02360 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (508) 747-1560
  2. 2
    Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Plymouth
    275 Sandwich St, Plymouth, MA 02360 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 755-5726
  3. 3
    Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Plymouth
    275 Sandwich St, Plymouth, MA 02360 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (508) 746-2000
  4. 4
    Gastrointestinal Specialists LLC
    189 Quincy St, Brockton, MA 02302 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (508) 588-6700

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  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth

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Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Alcoholic Hepatitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Dysphagia
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Duodenal Polypectomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Colorectal Polyp
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophagitis
Gastroptosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anemia
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Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Bile Duct Obstruction
Cirrhosis
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.5
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Italian and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1700819224
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena Escuela de Medicina
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Alex Teixeira, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Teixeira is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Teixeira has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Teixeira has seen patients for Hemorrhoids, Intestinal Diverticulosis and Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Teixeira on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Teixeira. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Teixeira.

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