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Dr. Alfred Hurwitz, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.8 (20)
Map Pin Small San Jose, CA
Accepting new patients
57 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alfred Hurwitz, MD

Dr. Alfred Hurwitz, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in San Jose, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 57 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from HARVARD Medical School and is affiliated with Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hurwitz an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Hurwitz works at Practice in San Jose, CA with other offices in Los Gatos, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Reflux Esophagitis and Esophagitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Hurwitz's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Jay S. Raju M.d. Inc.
    455 Oconnor Dr Ste 350, San Jose, CA 95128 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (408) 294-4272
  2. 2
    Alfred L. Hurwitz MD A Medical Corp.
    15899 Los Gatos Almaden Rd Ste 11, Los Gatos, CA 95032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (408) 294-4272
  3. 3
    O'connor Hospital
    2105 Forest Ave, San Jose, CA 95128 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (408) 947-2500

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Reflux Esophagitis
Esophagitis
Constipation
Abdominal Pain
Acute Gastritis
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Bowel Strangulation
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Chronic Cholecystitis
Cirrhosis
Coccygeal Pain
Congenital Achalasia
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Giardiasis
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.8
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    About Dr. Alfred Hurwitz, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 57 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1053334698
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • HARVARD Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Alfred Hurwitz, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hurwitz is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Hurwitz has seen patients for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Reflux Esophagitis and Esophagitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hurwitz on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Hurwitz. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hurwitz.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Hurwitz, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Hurwitz appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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