About Dr. Jeffery van den Broek
"Providing compassionate, quality care in a timely manner to all my patients is my goal. I believe good communication is the key to diagnosing the problem correctly and designing an individualized treatment plan to get the patient well as quickly as possible. Like all my associates, I go the extra mile in caring for my patients. " Jeff van den Broek, D.O., joined Digestive Disease Associates in 2013. He graduated from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. van den Broek attended the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas on a U.S. Army medical scholarship. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii and his Gastroenterology Fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Houston, Texas. His military career also took him to Fort Hood in Texas, Walter Reed, Fort Bragg in North Carolina and Fort Meade, Maryland. Dr. van den Broek was deployed twice to Baghdad, Iraq for a total of eighteen months and was awarded the Bronze Star and Combat Medical Badge before receiving his honorable discharge in 2013. Dr. van den Broek is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Gastroenterology and has interests in inflammatory bowel disease, diseases of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas and functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He is currently the Chief of Gastroenterology at Howard County General Hospital. When not treating patients, he enjoys spending time with his two boys and ultra running, having recently completed his firs
- Allegiance Life and Health
- Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)
Education and training
- Medical School - University of North Texas, Fort Worth, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
- Tripler Army Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
- San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
Dr. Jeffery van den Broek's office location
Digestive Disease Associates
10710 Charter Drive, Suite 110
Columbia, MD 21044
Patient reviews for Dr. Jeffery van den Broek
He took the time to discuss my symptoms and ordered very thorough tests to get to the bottom of my GI issues. I’m never against thorough testing— so far so good.
A gem to find online, he actually listened to me.
I have problems hearing back from staff who book medical procedures requested by Dr van den Broek. I’m still waiting to be setup with a procedure and it’s been more than a week since the Dr. asked them schedule it. This is my third visit and the procedure has not been booked. The Dr. is great but getting procedures done is not gonna happen. I may have to find another providers.
He always do a great job and know exactly which test to do for problems patients have.
Excellent doctor, knowledge, attentive.Great office , helpful staff
did not receive care i was expecting, doctor seemed careless and was not interested in symptoms plus he forgot to send prescription to pharmacy.drove more than one hour to see him based on good reviews. will not recommend to anybody waste of time
He was very nice. He tried to figure out the problem and gave me samples to see how that works.
Very down to earth . Listens and is attentive
Prompt, through, professional.
This was my first visit with this doctor and he was very helpful, patient, knowledgeable and reassuring with all my questions and concerns about my liver and gallbladder recent test results.
Very easy to talk to and clear about the plan and next steps for treatment.
He was very social and wanted to get to the root of the problem rather than band-aid fix it. Much appreciated for listening and understanding the issue.
Definitely the BEST Dr. I have ever visited!! Takes the time to listen and problem solve!!!!
I really like Dr. van den Broek. He's a great listener, and is good at explaining things.
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