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Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.7 out of 5

115 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7777
Department: 336-713-7777

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Duke University, 1988
  • M.S., Northwestern University, 1990
  • M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 1994
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 1997
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center, 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Gastroenterology
  • Am Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

NPI Number

  • 1194700534
Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

115 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.

Professor, Gastroenterology

Research Interests

Crohn Disease; Colitis, Ulcerative; Intestinal Diseases; Capsule Endoscopy; Intestine, Small
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7777 | Department: 336-713-7777

Recent Publications

Trends in medical malpractice claims in gastroenterology in the United States [abstract]. Lane AM, Bloomfeld RS.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S935.

Leading causes of medical malpractice claims against gastroenterologists in the United States [abstract]. Lane AM, Bloomfeld RS.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S920.

Resolution of medical malpractice claims in gastroenterology in the United States [abstract]. Lane AM, Bloomfeld RS.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S931.

Colonoscopy findings following acute diverticulitis [abstract]. Cristiano JA, Wilson J, Williford M, Miller DP, Bloomfeld RS.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014;79(5 Suppl):AB576.

Colonoscopy after acute diverticulitis: what happens to those who don't adhere to guidelines? [abstract]. Wilson J, Cristiano J, Williford M, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S212.

Human papillomavirus in inflammatory bowel disease: disease, prevention and future challenges. Wilson F, Bloomfeld RS.. Pract Gastroenterol. 2013;37(10):18-23.

Endoscopic deployment of video capsule endoscopy: does it guarantee a complete examination of the small bowel?. Gibbs WB, Bloomfeld RS.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;76(4):905-909.

Conjugated linoleic acid modulates immune responses in patients with mild to moderately active Crohn's disease. Bassaganya-Riera J, Hontecillas R, Horne WT, Sandridge M, Herfarth HH, Bloomfeld R, Isaacs KL.. Clin Nutr. 2012;31(5):721-727.

Human papillomavirus vaccine compliance in inflammatory bowel disease patients in clinical practice [abstract]. Wilson F, Bloomfeld R.. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2012;18(Suppl 1):S52.

Infliximab level and antibody testing provides valuable clinical information [abstract]. Lynch S, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2011;106(Suppl 2):S466.

The evolution of small bowel imaging at a tertiary care medical center [abstract]. Carriere V, DiSantis D, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105(Suppl 1):S78.

Utilization of wound ostomy continence nurses at a tertiary care medical center [abstract]. Gillis M, Craven D, Chilson T, Fowler J, Smith J, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105(Suppl 1):S450.

Preoperative magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) accurately identifies pathologic and surgically confirmed penetrating and obstructive complications of Crohn's disease [abstract]. Lynch S, Bloomfeld R, Mott R, Waters G, Childs D, Leyendecker J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105(Suppl 1):S422.

Extracolonic findings at virtual colonoscopy: an important consideration in asymptomatic colorectal cancer screening. Kimberly JR, Phillips KC, Santago P, Perumpillichira J, Bechtold R, Pineau B, Vining D, Bloomfeld RS.. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24(1):69-73.

Lymphomatoid papulosis in a patient with Crohn's disease treated with infliximab [letter]. Outlaw W, Fleischer A, Bloomfeld R.. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2009;15(7):965-966.

Uvular necrosis after endoscopy. Shores NJ, Bloomfeld RS.. N Engl J Med. 2009;361(12):e20.

MR enterography in the management of patients with Crohn disease. Leyendecker JR, Bloomfeld RS, DiSantis DJ, Waters GS, Mott R, Bechtold RE.. Radiographics. 2009;29(6):1827-1846.

An analysis of the placebo effect in Crohn's disease over time. Gallahan WC, Case D, Bloomfeld RS.. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2009;31(1):102-107.

An abscess in Crohn's disease identified by MR enterography that could not be diagnosed by CT scan [abstract]. Lynch S, Bloomfeld R, Leyendecker J, Waters G.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009;104(Suppl 3):S357-S358.

Magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) provides valuable information in the assessment of Crohn's disease (CD) [abstract]. Lynch S, Bloomfeld R, Leyendecker J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009;104(Suppl 3):S458.

Metastatic Crohn's disease: a rare cutaneous manifestation of inflammatory bowel disease [abstract]. Gallahan W, Jorizzo J, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008;103(Suppl):S256-S257.

Placebo is becoming more effective in Crohn's disease [abstract]. Gallahan W, Case D, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008;103(Suppl):S420-S421.

Crohn's disease diagnosed by capsule endoscopy in patients with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding [abstract]. Crowder S, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2007;949(Suppl 2):S467.

Development of lymphomatoid papulosis in a patient with Crohn's disease treated with infliximab--a case report [abstract]. Outlaw W, Fleischer A, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2007;102(Suppl 2):S308.

A pilot study of the effects of dietary soy supplementation on Crohn's disease [abstract]. Outlaw W, Boaz A, Bloomfeld R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2007;102(Suppl 2):S478.

Are COX-2 inhibitors safe for anyone?. Bloomfeld RS.. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2006;12(9):922-923.

Variation in severity assessment and initial mesalamine dose selection for ulcerative colitis in community practice. Sands BE, Kilgore KM, Bloomfeld RS, Sandborn WJ.. J Clin Gastroentrol. 2006;40(7):587-591.

Evaluation of extra-colonic findings from virtual colonoscopy will add considerable cost: an important consideration in asymptomatic colorectal cancer screening [abstract]. Kimberly J, Bloomfeld R, Pineau B, Phillips K, Bechtold B, Vining D, Santago P.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2006;101(9 Suppl):S552.

Thiopurine methyltransferase activity is correlated with azathioprine metabolite levels in patients with inflammatory bowel disease in clinical gastroenterology practice. Bloomfeld RS, Bickston SJ, Levine ME, Carroll S.. J Appl Res. 2006;6(4):282-287.

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Professor, Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests

Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.

Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.

Professor, Gastroenterology

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Richard Seth Bloomfeld, M.D.115 Ratings
13 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.2



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

6/2/2016

I was very impressed with Dr. Bloomfeld. He spent a lot of time with me and gave thorough answers to all my questions. He did a good job explaining the next step in my work-up and then the next step after that.

5/16/2016

Dr. Bloomfeld is amazing - he truly cares, he is a leader in his field and his medical decisions have improved my quality of life tremendously... He has a warm and friendly personality and makes me always feel comfortable.

4/25/2016

He did not listen to me, and only thought of what he was going to say while I was answering his questions. He also would not accept my explanation of why I was in a wheelchair & felt he thought it was funny.

4/19/2016

Dr. Bloomfield is so very nice and has so much concern for his patients. His residents and PA ate the same way. so glad I switched to his office

4/15/2016

*Dr. Bloomfeld seemed rushed at first but did return to room to provide me with diet & medication info. That was nice.

3/9/2016

*Dr. Bloomfield & *Dr. Conway are great doctors.

2/15/2016

*Dr. Bloomfield is the best MD ever!! He gives me great care! Always calls me back or works me into his schedule if needed. He explains my options & considers all of my health issues!

2/9/2016

Good.

1/7/2016

A+.

1/6/2016

*Dr. Bloomfeld is excellent. He is courteous, respectful & explains things in an easy to understand manner.

12/16/2015

Both nurse and doctor are top notch

12/1/2015

Excellent provider! Goes out of way to see me and takes time to thoroughly review my history and current concerns, follow up is _____. He should get a s_____ computer, too distracting.

9/2/2015

Best explanation possible for patient w/severe mental illness w/severe Crohns.

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