Dr. Ajay Bakhshi, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 61

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

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Hospital Quality

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

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Allergy & Immunology, 1985
    • Gastroenterology, 1989
    • Internal Medicine, 1979
    • Rheumatology, 1982
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    Procedures Dr. Bakhshi Performs

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    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Background Check for Dr. Bakhshi

    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

    SUNY Stony Brook
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY 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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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Bakhshi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Bakhshi has admitting privileges:

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    • Holy Cross Hospital

    • Suburban Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bakhshi

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakhshi to family and friends

    23 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Dr. Bakhshi's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 20 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bakhshi
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Office Locations

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