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Dr. Timothy Vanfrank, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.0 (27)
Map Pin Small Corpus Christi, TX
Accepting new patients

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Overview of Dr. Timothy Vanfrank, MD

Dr. Timothy Vanfrank, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Vanfrank, completed a fellowship at The Floating Hospital for Children New England Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, MA. Dr. Vanfrank, completed a residency at Berkshire medical Center, University of Massachusetts, Pittsfield, MA, Surgery Boston Children's Hospital, Surgery, Pediatric Surgery. Patients rated Dr. Vanfrank an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Vanfrank works at Corpus Christi Gastroenterology in Corpus Christi, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Esophageal Motility Disorders and Esophageal Varices 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. Vanfrank's Office Locations

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    Corpus Christi Gastroenterology
    6421 Saratoga Blvd Bldg 106, Corpus Christi, TX 78414 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Cirrhosis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Abdominal Pain
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Dysphagia
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Malnutrition
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Potassium Deficiency
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
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
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Hepatic Failure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Cholangitis
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Dehydration
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenitis
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Food Allergy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
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
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Nausea
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Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
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 Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.0
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    About Dr. Timothy Vanfrank, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1992775407
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • The Floating Hospital for Children New England Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, MA
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    Residency
    • Berkshire medical Center, University of Massachusetts, Pittsfield, MA, Surgery Boston Children's Hospital, Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
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    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Corpus Christi Medical Center-Bay Area

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Vanfrank works at Corpus Christi Gastroenterology in Corpus Christi, TX. View the full address on Dr. Vanfrank’s profile.

    Dr. Vanfrank has seen patients for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Esophageal Motility Disorders and Esophageal Varices, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Vanfrank on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    27 patients have reviewed Dr. Vanfrank. 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. Vanfrank.

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