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Dr. Walid Makdisi, MD

Gastroenterology*
5.0 (81)
Map Pin Small Chesapeake, VA
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Walid Makdisi, MD

Dr. Walid Makdisi, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chesapeake, VA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine and is affiliated with Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Sentara Leigh Hospital and Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Makdisi an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Makdisi works at Gastroenterology Associates Of Tidewater in Chesapeake, VA with other offices in Virginia Beach, VA and Norfolk, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Dysphagia, Constipation and Unexplained Weight Loss 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. Makdisi's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater
    112 Gainsborough Sq Ste 200, Chesapeake, VA 23320 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 547-0798
  2. 2
    Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater
    5701 Cleveland St Ste 100, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 547-0798
  3. 3
    Gastroenterology Assocs-Tidewtr
    160 Kingsley Ln, Norfolk, VA 23505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 889-6800

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
  • Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Dysphagia
Constipation
Unexplained Weight Loss
Nausea
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Abdominal Pain
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Reflux Esophagitis
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
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Colitis
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Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Congenital Achalasia
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Folate Deficiency Anemia
Food Allergy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Ischemic Colitis
Jejunum Cancer
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenic Infarct
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Anoscopy
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Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Capsule Endoscopy
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Endoscopy
ERCP With Spincterotomy
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
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    About Dr. Walid Makdisi, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1518941137
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Connecticut
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Wayne State University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Walid Makdisi, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Makdisi is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Makdisi has seen patients for Dysphagia, Constipation and Unexplained Weight Loss, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Makdisi on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    81 patients have reviewed Dr. Makdisi. 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. Makdisi.

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