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Dr. Eric Elton, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.0 (28)
Map Pin Small Evanston, IL
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Eric Elton, MD

Dr. Eric Elton, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Evanston, IL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Evanston Hospital, Skokie Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital and Highland Park Hospital. Dr. Elton, completed a residency at Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania. Patients rated Dr. Elton an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Elton works at Practice in Evanston, IL with other offices in Rockport, ME. They frequently treat conditions like Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia and Intestinal Diverticulosis 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. Elton's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northshore Pulmonary Medicine - Evanston
    1000 Central St Ste 615, Evanston, IL 60201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 657-1900
  2. 2
    Richard I Breuer MD
    1000 Central St Ste 615, Evanston, IL 60201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 570-2714
  3. 3
    Northshore University Health System
    2650 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 657-1900
  4. 4
    Northshore University Health System
    2650 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 281-1892
  5. 5
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    4 Glen Cove Dr, Rockport, ME 04856 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (207) 301-5979

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Evanston Hospital
  • Skokie Hospital
  • Glenbrook Hospital
  • Highland Park Hospital

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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Treatment frequency



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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Bile Duct Obstruction
Cholangitis
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
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
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acidosis
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Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ascites
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Asthma
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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atherosclerosis
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Cirrhosis
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Pain
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Bile Duct
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes
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Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Dizziness
Dry Eyes
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Duodenal Cancer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dyslipidemia
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Essential Tremor
Excessive Sweating
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Folic Acid Deficiency
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Gait Abnormality
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Gout
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Heart Disease
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hydrocele
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypogonadism
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Ileus
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Indigestion
Insomnia
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Intertrigo
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ischemia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Ischemic Colitis
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Joint Pain
Lactose Intolerance
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Cramping
Nasopharyngitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rash
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Raynaud's Disease
Rectal Prolapse
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
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Salmonella Food Poisoning
Sarcoidosis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Shingles
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Shortness of Breath
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Sleep Apnea
Splenic Infarct
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomal Ulcer
Testicular Dysfunction
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulcerative Colitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
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Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Vitamin_Deficiency
Wheezing
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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Biliary Drainage
Botox® Injection
Capsule Endoscopy
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Diabetes Counseling
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy
Esophageal Stenting
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy with Robotic Assist
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
Immunization Administration
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
Pap Smear
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Small Bowel Enteroscopy
Therapeutic Endoscopy
Tumor Ablation
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1073543906
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Maine Medical Center|University Chicago Hosps
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
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    Internship
    • Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Elton has seen patients for Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia and Intestinal Diverticulosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Elton on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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