Dr. Elliot Mark Wortzel MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Elliot Wortzel is a gastroenterologist in Plantation, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals and Westside Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Wortzel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals and one of 17 at Westside Regional Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Westside Regional Medical Center

Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1972

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1974 - 1976

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Practicing patient-centered medicine each day won't keep the lawyers away.
Wortzel, E.M.

Gastroenterology: a hypothetical case of ascites incorporating a management self-test.
Wortzel, E. M., Rogers, A. I.

Chemical composition of the cell wall of Caryophanon latum.
Becker, B., Wortzel, E. M., Nelson, J. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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