Dr. Peter E Krims MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Peter Krims is a gastroenterologist in Acton, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emerson Hospital and Nashoba Valley Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Krims accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Emerson Hospital and one of 5 at Nashoba Valley Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1985

University of California at San Diego
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1985 - 1987

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 29 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Gastroenterology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Evaluation of the clinical impact of endoscopic ultrasonography in gastrointestinal disease.
Jafri, I. H., Saltzman, J. R., Colby, J. M., Krims, P. E.

Breast carcinoma metastatic to the esophagus: clinicopathological and management features of four cases, and literature review.
Varanasi, R. V., Saltzman, J. R., Krims, P., Crimaldi, A., Colby, J.

Endoscopic ultrasound appearance of watermelon stomach.
Barnard, G. F., Colby, J. M., Saltzman, J. R., Krims, P. E., Li, L., Banner, B. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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