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Dr. Bruce Walker, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.7 (9)
Map Pin Small Thornton, CO
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Bruce Walker, MD

Dr. Bruce Walker, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Thornton, CO. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin and is affiliated with North Suburban Medical Center. Dr. Walker, completed a residency at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Walker an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Walker works at Rocky Mountain Gastroenterology Associates - Thornton in Thornton, CO with other offices in Westminster, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Dysphagia, Chronic Gastritis and Esophageal Varices along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Walker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Rocky Mountain Gastroenterology Associates - Thornton
    10001 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 252-4442
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
  2. 2
    Rocky Mountain Gastroenterology Associates - Westminster
    14300 Orchard Pkwy, Westminster, CO 80023 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 252-4442

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  • North Suburban Medical Center

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Dysphagia
Chronic Gastritis
Esophageal Varices
Hemorrhoids
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Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Gastritis
Alcoholic Hepatic Failure
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Bowel Strangulation
Cancer
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Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Constipation
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Crohn's Disease
Cyclical Vomiting
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
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Hernia
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Liver Diseases and Disorders
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neurogenic Bowel
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Stenosis
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Visceroptosis
Vitamin_Deficiency
Bile Duct Procedure
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hemorrhoid Banding
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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Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
Screening Colonoscopy
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.7
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1790717486
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Carl T Hayden Va Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Bruce Walker, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Walker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Walker has seen patients for Dysphagia, Chronic Gastritis and Esophageal Varices, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Walker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Walker. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Walker.

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