Dr. Fred F Poordad MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Fred Poordad is a gastroenterologist in San Antonio, Texas. He received his medical degree from University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

St Thomas Hospital (Akron OH)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1993

Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1993 - 1995

University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

13th Annual HIV/AIDS Conference: Comparing First-line Antiretroviral Options, Update on Hepatitis C Treatment, Screening for HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders & Prospects for Curing HIV
2012 9 28

Peginterferon and Ribavirin for Treatment of Recurrent Hepatitis C Disease in HCV-HIV Coinfected Liver Transplant Recipients.
Terrault, N.,Reddy, K. R.,Poordad, F.,Curry, M.,Schiano, T.,Johl, J.,Shaikh, O.,Dove, L.,Shetty, K.,Millis, M.,Schiff, E.,Regenstein, F.,Barnes, D.,Barin, B.,Peters, M.,Roland, M.,Stock, P.

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.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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