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Dr. Yonas Getachew, MD

Gastroenterology*
5.0 (1)
Map Pin Small La Crosse, WI
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Yonas Getachew, MD

Dr. Yonas Getachew, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in La Crosse, WI. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 24 years of experience. They graduated from University WI and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare La Crosse. Dr. Getachew, completed a residency at Uthcsa. Patients rated Dr. Getachew an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Getachew works at Practice in La Crosse, WI with other offices in Sparta, WI and Iowa City, IA. They frequently treat conditions like Anal or Rectal Pain and Hemorrhoids 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. Getachew's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Mayo Clinic Health System
    700 West Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 820-2115
  2. 2
    Franciscan Healthcare - Sparta
    310 W Main St, Sparta, WI 54656 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (608) 269-1770
  3. 3
    Mercyone Iowa City
    500 E Market St, Iowa City, IA 52245 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (319) 337-5997
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    Mayo Clinic Health System-franciscan Medical Center Inc.
    800 West Ave S, La Crosse, WI 54601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (608) 785-0940

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  • Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare La Crosse

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Hemorrhoids
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Treatment frequency



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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Hemorrhoids
Esophagitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Liver Biopsy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
All Types of Food Poisoning
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Bile Duct
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
E. coli Food Poisoning
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenic Infarct
Splenomegaly
Stomach Stenosis
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anoscopy
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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 Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    About Dr. Yonas Getachew, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1669499000
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • UTSW
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Uthcsa
    Residency
    Internship
    • Uthcsa
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University WI
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Getachew has seen patients for Anal or Rectal Pain and Hemorrhoids, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Getachew on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Getachew. 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. Getachew.

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