Dr. Jose M. Saavedra MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr. Jose Saavedra is a pediatric gastroenterologist in Baltimore, Maryland. He received his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University and has been in practice for 25 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Gastroenterologist: General Pediatric Gasteroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1987 - 1988

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, Pediatrics, 1983 - 1987

Cayetano Heredia University
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Re: Clinical efficacy of probiotics: review of the evidence with focus on children.
Saavedra, J.M., Yolken, R.H.

Visual search strategies of experienced and nonexperienced swimming coaches.
Moreno, F.J., Saavedra, J.M., Sabido, R., Luis, V., Reina, R.

Successful intestinal transplantation for microvillus inclusion disease.
Oliva, M. M., Perman, J. A., Saavedra, J. M., Young-Ramsaran, J., Schwarz, K. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card 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
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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