Dr. Karl E. Anderson MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Karl Anderson is a gastroenterologist in Galveston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 49 years. Dr. Anderson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1967–1969

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1965–1967

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Management practices of hepatitis C virus infected alcoholic hepatitis patients: A survey of physicians.
Singal, A. K.,Salameh, H.,Singal, A.,Jampana, S. C.,Freeman, D. H.,Anderson, K. E.,Brunder, D.

The CTSA as an Exemplar Framework for Developing Multidisciplinary Translational Teams.
Calhoun, W. J.,Wooten, K.,Bhavnani, S.,Anderson, K. E.,Freeman, J.,Brasier, A. R.

Loss-of-Function Ferrochelatase and Gain-of-Function Erythroid 5-Aminolevulinate Synthase Mutations Causing Erythropoietic Protoporphyria and X-Linked Protoporphyria in North American Patients Reveal Novel Mutations and a High Prevalence of X-Linked Proto
Balwani, M.,Doheny, D.,Bishop, D. F.,Nazarenko, I.,Yasuda, M.,Dailey, H. A.,Anderson, K. E.,Bissell, D. M.,Bloomer, J.,Bonkovsky, H. L.,Phillips, J. D.,Liu, L.,Desnick, R. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Network Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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