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Welcome to the web site of Joel Chodos, MD. Dr. Chodos is a board certified Gastroenterology (GI) specialist in Newark, Delaware taking care of a broad range of GI problems with particular interests in Colon cancer prevention and colon polyp removal, heartburn problems, abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation H.pylori stomach germ and ulcer disease.

Dr. Chodos has 35 years of experience in the field of evaluation and treatment of Gastrointestinal diseases. He has been voted a Top Doc in Delaware Today twelve times by his physician peers since 1995 and most recently in 2022. You can see Dr. Chodos' ratings from patients on

Dr. Chodos is also an independent physician that is self employed and not paid by a hospital. He can pick the best places and facilities to send you to and independent facilities for Xrays, labs and other specialists are after far less expensive than their hospital counterparts which means seeing an independent physician could save you money compare to a hospital employed physician.

Some of the areas he provides help with are:
  • Colon Cancer prevention.
  • Colon Polyp Removal.
  • Rectal bleeding problems.
  • Heart Burn, acid reflux.
  • Abdominal pains, indigestion.
  • Ulcer treatment.
  • Diarrhea, constipation.
  • Inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Difficulty swallowing.