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Dr. Mark Tanker, DO

Gastroenterology*
4.1 (12)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
47 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Mark Tanker, DO

Dr. Mark Tanker, DO is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 47 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE and is affiliated with Jefferson Einstein Montgomery Hospital and Jefferson Einstein Hospital. Dr. Tanker, completed a residency at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Tanker an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Tanker works at Einstein Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Inglis in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Abdominal Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Tanker's Office Locations

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    Einstein Gastroenterology at Cottman Avenue
    700 Cottman Ave Ste 201, Philadelphia, PA 19111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (267) 704-9667

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Abdominal Pain
Gastroptosis
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Splenomegaly
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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
Anal or Rectal Pain
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Giardiasis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Joint Pain
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
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
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
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Screening Colonoscopy
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VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    • Cigna
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    About Dr. Mark Tanker, DO

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 47 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1831137538
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Jefferson Einstein Montgomery Hospital
    • Jefferson Einstein Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Tanker works at Einstein Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Inglis in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Tanker’s profile.

    Dr. Tanker has seen patients for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Abdominal Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tanker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Tanker. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tanker.

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