Dr. Timothy Koch, MD

Dr. Timothy Koch, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (877) 680-8198

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Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal bloating
  • abdominal distention
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal bowel movement
  • abnormal liver function
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Procedures I Perform
  • bravo ph test
  • colon polypectomy
  • colonoscopy
  • esophageal dilation
  • esophageal manometry
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About the Provider

Timothy Koch, MD, has been active in the MedStar Washington Hospital Center bariatric surgery program for 10 years.

Dr. Koch sees patients alongside the bariatric surgeons at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Prior to bariatric surgery, Dr. Koch evaluates and treats patients for nutritional disorders. He manages gastric adjustable bands after obesity surgery and evaluates and treats patients for stomach, intestinal, and nutritional disorders after obesity surgery.

Dr. Koch's ongoing clinical research program examines issues and therapies after obesity surgery. This work involves factors that may be important in weight loss after surgery, maintaining weight loss, and preventing nutritional symptoms and disorders.

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Education
  • Fellowship Program: Mayo Clinic of Rochester (1987)
  • Internship Program: Mayo Clinic of Rochester (1983)
  • Residency Program: Mayo Clinic of Rochester (1983)
  • Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine (1980)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Insurance
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    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital