Dr. Eric J. Lawitz MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Eric Lawitz is a gastroenterologist in San Antonio, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Medical Center and Christus Santa Rosa Health Care. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Lawitz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 32 doctors at Baptist Medical Center and one of 25 at Christus Santa Rosa Health Care who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Liver Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Medical Center

Christus Santa Rosa Health Care

Methodist Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Southwest General Hospital

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1996

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1996 - 1999

Rush Medical College
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

Randomized trial of daclatasvir and asunaprevir with or without PegIFN/RBV for hepatitis C virus genotype 1 null responders.
Lok, A. S.,Gardiner, D. F.,Hézode, C.,Lawitz, E. J.,Bourlière, M.,Everson, G. T.,Marcellin, P.,Rodriguez-Torres, M.,Pol, S.,Serfaty, L.,Eley, T.,Huang, S. P.,Li, J.,Wind-Rotolo, M.,Yu, F.,McPhee, F.,Grasela, D. M.,Pasquinelli, C.

Infections During Peginterferon/Ribavirin Therapy Are Associated With the Magnitude of Decline in Absolute Lymphocyte Count: Results of the IDEAL Study.
Melia, M. T.,Bräu, N.,Poordad, F.,Lawitz, E. J.,Shiffman, M. L.,McHutchison, J. G.,Muir, A. J.,Galler, G. W.,Nyberg, L. M.,Lee, W. M.,Schiff, E.,Long, J.,Noviello, S.,Brass, C. A.,Pedicone, L. D.,Sulkowski, M. S.

All-Oral Combination of Ledipasvir, Vedroprevir, Tegobuvir, and Ribavirin in Treatment-Naive Patients with Genotype 1 HCV Infection.
Wyles, D. L.,Rodriguez-Torres, M.,Lawitz, E.,Shiffman, M. L.,Pol, S.,Herring, R. W.,Massetto, B.,Kanwar, B.,Trenkle, J. D.,Pang, P. S.,Zhu, Y.,Mo, H.,Brainard, D. M.,Subramanian, G. M.,McHutchison, J. G.,Habersetzer, F.,Sulkowski, M. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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