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Dr. Jorge Galan

Gastroenterology*
3.9 (21)
Map Pin Small Columbia, SC
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Jorge Galan

Dr. Jorge Galan is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Columbia, SC. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with Prisma Health Baptist Hospital, Prisma Health Baptist Parkridge Hospital and Prisma Health Richland Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Galan an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Galan works at Columbia Gastroenterology Associates in Columbia, SC. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate, Gastrointestinal Malabsorption and Constipation along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst 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. Galan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Columbia Gastroenterology Associates
    2739 Laurel St Ste 1A, Columbia, SC 29204 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (803) 799-4800
    Monday
    07:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    07:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    07:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:30 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Prisma Health Baptist Hospital
  • Prisma Health Baptist Parkridge Hospital
  • Prisma Health Richland Hospital

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Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Constipation
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Abdominal Pain
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Anemia
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Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Chronic Gastritis
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Illeum Cancer
Indigestion
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Hepatitis
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.9
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    About Dr. Jorge Galan

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1598746612
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Seton Hall U/St Michael's Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • St Michael'S Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Galan accepts Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    Dr. Galan works at Columbia Gastroenterology Associates in Columbia, SC. View the full address on Dr. Galan’s profile.

    Dr. Galan has seen patients for Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate, Gastrointestinal Malabsorption and Constipation, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Galan on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    21 patients have reviewed Dr. Galan. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Galan.

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