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Dr. Edward Loftus, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Rochester, MN
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Edward Loftus, MD

Dr. Edward Loftus, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rochester, MN. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic - Rochester. Dr. Loftus, completed a residency at Temple University. Patients rated Dr. Loftus an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Loftus works at Mayo Clinic - Minnesota in Rochester, MN. They frequently treat conditions like Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem 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.

Dr. Loftus' Office Locations

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    Mn - Gi
    200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (507) 923-2672

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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1003895590
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Temple University
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    Medical Education
    • University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Mayo Clinic - Rochester

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

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    Dr. Loftus works at Mayo Clinic - Minnesota in Rochester, MN. View the full address on Dr. Loftus’s profile.

    Dr. Loftus has seen patients for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Loftus on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Loftus. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Loftus.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Loftus, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Loftus 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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