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Edward Contreras, MD

Dr. Contreras is a gastroenterologist in the Waco area. He is affiliated with East Texas Medical Center Tyler and 2 more hospitals.
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Dr. Contreras saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more hemorrhoid patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more diverticulosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more acid reflux patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more diarrhea patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw hemorrhage patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more hiatal hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more liver condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Contreras saw more constipation patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw gastritis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more hepatitis C patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Contreras saw more hepatitis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Contreras saw anal polyp patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Waco area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.
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Dr. Contreras saw gastroenteritis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw colon cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

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Dr. Contreras saw cirrhosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.
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Dr. Contreras saw Crohn's disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Waco area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Contreras accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Colonoscopy (screening) $1,094 – 2,689
Sigmoidoscopy $434 – 826
Small intestinal endoscopy $820 – 2,287
Upper endoscopy $1,851 – 2,566

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Contreras sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Waco Gastroenterology Endoscopy Center
364 Richland West Cir
Woodway, TX 76712
1,222 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Regional Centers (South Central) Program
    RESIDENCY
  • The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1988

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Contreras is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • East Texas Medical Center Tyler
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    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Providence Health Center
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield