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Avrum Harry Blitzer, MD


Hartford Hospital


Gastroenterology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Celiac Disease, Colonoscopy, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD), Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

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Medical School

  • University of Rochester School of Medicine 1971 MD


  • University of Virginia Hospital 1976, Internal Medicine


  • University of Virginia Hospital 1978, Gastroenterology


  • Johns Hopkins University 1967 BA

Faculty Appointments

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Medicine, Clinical Instructor

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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