Dr. Aja McCutchen, MD

Dr. Aja McCutchen, MD

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Dr. Aja McCutchen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read her story

1955 Textile Way Ste B

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(678) 987-1499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McCutchen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. McCutchen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McCutchen "Dr. McCutchen is a cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia in Athens where she received a bachelor's degree in chemistry and served as a National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Heart Lung and Blood Scholar. After completing her medical degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. McCutchen returned to Georgia to complete her internship and residency at Emory University Hospitals in Atlanta. During her residency, she was a NIH Fellow in Academics Scholar and received the 'Senior of the Year' award. She also served as an attending physician at Stephens County Hospital in Toccoa, Ga. During her fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Florida's College of Medicine in Jacksonville, Dr. McCutchen served as Chief Fellow and also served as an emergency department physician for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Gainesville, Fla. Prior to joining Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates, Dr. McCutchen was in private practice in Athens, Ga., for two years. She has been published in the Southern Medical Journal, the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and the International Journal of Colorectal Disease. She is also a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. In addition to general gastroenterology, Dr. McCutchen has a special interest in women's GI health and gastrointestinal neoplasms. She joined Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates in 2013."
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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McCutchen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McCutchen's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCutchen to family and friends
19 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. McCutchen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I had to see Dr. McCutchen after complications following a medical procedure i had performed 2 months prior.The environment was calm and quiet. I was greeted and directed to the desk by staff,and was taken back to be seen by the doctor within less than an hour.She was equally as efficient,...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. McCutchen's for over a year now. Whether or not you will be pleased with her depends on the reason for which you are seeing her. If you don't have an ongoing gastro condition and only need a routine procedure, you will be very pleased. She is very bright, professional,...more
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On my initial appointment prior to my colonoscopy she was very kind, friendly and to the point. She's definitely not a chatty doctor, so you need to take a list of questions to go over with you because if you expect to think of them as you converse, it'll probably be too late. This is not a...more
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I had Chronic Cholecystitis which left untreated can be potentially life-threatening if left untreated. Even twitch abnormal test results she failed to diagnose me.
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My husband Rod and I were a little taken back she looked so young. She turned out to be one of the nicest, well informed, and considerate doctors I ever meet,Never in all my 57 years had a doctor who answered all my questions ,made me feel relaxed, not rushed and secure about my concerns. The...more
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