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Dr. Kevin Westra, DO

Gastroenterology*
5.0 (14)
Map Pin Small Harrisburg, PA
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kevin Westra, DO

Dr. Kevin Westra, DO is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Harrisburg, PA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE and is affiliated with UPMC Harrisburg and Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center. Dr. Westra, completed a residency at UPMC - Shadyside Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Westra an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Westra works at Harrisburg Gastroenterology Ltd in Harrisburg, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Diverticulosis, Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia and Constipation 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. Westra's Office Locations

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    Harrisburg Gastroenterology Ltd
    4760 Union Deposit Rd Ste 100, Harrisburg, PA 17111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (717) 545-9811

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  • UPMC Harrisburg
  • Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center

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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Constipation
Abdominal Pain
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vitamin_Deficiency
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 Fatty Liver
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Chronic Gastritis
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Malnutrition
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Fecal Impaction Removal
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 Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
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, Italian
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    NPI Number
    • 1518945070
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • UPMC - Shadyside Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • UPMC - Shadyside Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • UPMC - Shadyside Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Kevin Westra, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Westra is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Westra works at Harrisburg Gastroenterology Ltd in Harrisburg, PA. View the full address on Dr. Westra’s profile.

    Dr. Westra has seen patients for Intestinal Diverticulosis, Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia and Constipation, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Westra on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Westra. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Westra.

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