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Gastroenterology

Henry P. Parkman, MD

Henry P. Parkman
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Specialties

GI/Gastroenterology

Distinctions
4.5
82 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Clinical Interests
  • Motility disorders of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine and colon
  • Achalasia
  • GERD
  • Gastroparesis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Chronic constipation
  • Fecal incontinence
Research Interests
  • Evaluation and treatment of GI motility disorders including gastroparesis, GERD, constipation
  • Development of noninvasive tests to measure gastric emptying and gastric accommodation after ingestion of a solid meal. 
  • New pharmaceutical treatments for gastroparesis and functional dyspepsia
  • Use of impedance during esophageal manometry and esophageal pH monitoring to assess transit and reflux
Education
  • MD, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Training
  • Fellowship (Gastroenterology Research), Mayo Clinic Medical School, Rochester, MN
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Board Certification
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Memberships
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Awards and Honors
  • Top Doctors, Gastroenterology, Philadelphia magazine, 2015-2016, 2018-2021
  • Department of Medicine Research Award
  • Best Doctors in America®, Gastroenterology, 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020

Treatment Philosophy
My approach to patient care includes obtaining a careful patient history of the symptoms, obtaining carefully selected tests to evaluate the patient's symptoms, reviewing the results of the tests with the patient and deciding on the appropriate treatment for the symptoms and disorder together.

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Office Locations

Temple Digestive Disease Center

Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

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82 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.50 / 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
4.3
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
May 4, 2021

dr parkman was attentive and thorough. I'm counting on him helping me with my condition

5.0
May 3, 2021

Dr. Parkman is the very best of the best!!

5.0
March 28, 2021

Overall experience with Dr. Henry Parkman extremely successful, maybe one suggestion it's hard to get an appointment.

5.0
March 15, 2021

i was very late due to an accident on the [...] and I had been waiting months for my appointment. I was so so grateful doctor Parkman not only came back to see me but really took his time to try to understand my new symptoms he was so nice about it and he has always been so good with me

5.0
December 21, 2020

good visit

5.0
December 12, 2020

I had no bad experience, everything was good. I can't complain

5.0
November 28, 2020

The nursing staff is awesome! [...] at the front desk is the absolute best!! I am very grateful for Dr. Parkman. He always takes the very best care of me and is so kind. He is amazing!

4.5
September 28, 2020

Doctor was great! [...]

2.0
September 3, 2020

Felt rushed by the provider

5.0
September 1, 2020

Everyone in this department is very kind, considerate, fair, caring. Reception, Intake, Doctor, and Clerk. [...]

4.5
August 28, 2020

Brilliant doctor, very attentive [...].

5.0
August 24, 2020

Always a joy to talk to Dr Henry Parkman My kind of no nonsense Dr

2.5
August 2, 2020

The appts with Dr. Parkman are always good but rushed. i don't always get to ask all my questions. [...]

5.0
July 28, 2020

Dr. Parkman is a very caring and empathetic doctor.

5.0
July 28, 2020

This was a telemedicine visit, so [...] I did not have an opportunity to meet Dr. Parkman face-to-face, but our conversation over the telephone was very helpful. I'm looking forward to beginning treatment with him.