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Gastroenterology

Charles P. Bongiorno, MD

Specialties

GI/Gastroenterology

4.6
39 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Complex abdominal pain
  • Colorectal health screening
  • Celiac disease
  • Colorectal health screening
  • Small bowel biopsy for celiac disease
Research Interests
  • Development of markers to detect Crohn's activity (IBD) and to distinguish from irritable bowel syndrome
Education
  • MD, University of Toledo (Medical College of Toledo), Toledo, OH
Training
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
Memberships
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Medical Association
Awards and Honors
  • Five Golden Apple Teaching Award, PGC
  • GI Fellows Teaching Award, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 

Treatment Philosophy 
My greatest joy is developing a long-term relationship with patients and their families built on trust, open dialogue and compassionate care.

offices

Office Locations

Temple Digestive Disease Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Digital Bibliography
Additional Publications

Bongiorno, Charles P., M.D., “Appropriate Prevention and Detection of Gastrointestinal Neoplasms in the Elderly,” Clinics of Geriatric Medicine, 1988, Feb.4 (1): 222-33

ratings & reviews

39 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

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OVERALL RATING

4.60 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.6
Provider expl in way you understand
4.5
Provider listen carefully to you
4.7
Show respect for what you say
4.7
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
January 23, 2019

Extremely competent and knowledgeable physician who was on top of all recent research and developments.

5.0
January 7, 2019

Dr. Bongiorno is the best and most caring doctor. I travel 1.5 hours to see him. I always enjoy our visits. He is like a good friend.

3.5
October 4, 2018

Dr. Bongiorno is a sweet man shows general concerns and understanding. Just has poor bedside manner does not explain much.

5.0
August 28, 2018

His a excellent doctor. He is very caring, easy to talk to and he answer question you ask.

3.0
August 12, 2018

The provider is a good physician, but he is not reviewing the big picture with my health needs!

5.0
August 3, 2018

I have the utmost confidence in the provider. I feel I'm in excellent hands.

5.0
June 30, 2018

Keep Dr. Bongiorno at Northeast Temple please.

4.0
April 27, 2018

Only good - Because I wasn't immediately cured. Ha ha ha.

Office Locations

Temple Digestive Disease Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED