Dr. Ajay Bakhshi, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 63

9406 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Suburban Hospital
8600 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814

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Bakhshi & Gupta Mds
Bakhshi & Gupta Mds
9406 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814
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    Dr. Bakhshi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Allergy & Immunology
    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bronchitis
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
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    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Eye Infections
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Itchy Skin
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Penicillin Allergy
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Purpura
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Skin Infections
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    All India Institute Of Med Sciences New Delhi Delhi India
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Complete in 1979
    University Calif
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    National Institute Health
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bakhshi & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
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    Dr. Bakhshi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Holy Cross Hospital

    • Suburban Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakhshi to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    27 responses

    Dr. Bakhshi's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    25 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    27 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    27 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    23 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bakhshi

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    26 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Bakhshi & Gupta Mds
    9406 Old Georgetown Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 530-5142 (Office)
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