Dr. Ajay Bakhshi, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Bakhshi
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Bakhshi & Gupta Mds

9406 Old Georgetown Rd Bethesda, MD 20814

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Dr. Ajay Bakhshi, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Bethesda, MD and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bakhshi has more experience with Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, Esophageal Disorders, and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from All India Inst Med Scis medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with medical facilities Holy Cross Hospital and Suburban Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bakhshi to book an appointment.


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As a PhD scientist, I found Dr. Bakhshi to be very knowledgable about my condition and to apply the latest treatment. He was easy to talk to and responsive to my questions.
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I would trust this doctor with my life and my friends and family also he has been my top doc for many years and i keep on sending all the people i know too see him thank you for all your years of service
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Biography

Dr. Ajay Bakhshi, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Bethesda, MD and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bakhshi has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1983
Natl Inst Hlth
Fellowship Hospital
1981
U Calif
Residency Hospital
1979
Stony Brook University Hospital S U N Y Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Stony Brook University Hospital S U N Y Health Sciences Center
Internship Hospital
1976
All India Inst Med Scis
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

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(301) 530-5142

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Choice Plus POS II
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KeyCare PPO
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bakhshi

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bakhshi treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bakhshi treats other conditions, please contact the office at (301) 530-5142.

Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases

Gallbladder/bile duct disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as gallstones, biliary atresia, and biliary cholangitis through procedures including medications, lithotripsy, and surgery.Compare with other Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cholelithiasis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Cholelithiasis more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Gallstones more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Indigestion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Indigestion more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Esophageal Diseases more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Nausea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Nausea more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 35 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Anal & Rectal Disorders

Compare with other Anal & Rectal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Hemorrhoids more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakhshi treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Bakhshi treats this condition more than 50% of their peers

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Dr. Bakhshi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Combined Immunity Deficiency
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Ileus
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

Locations

Bakhshi & Gupta Mds

Bethesda Hospitalist Partners LLC9406 Old Georgetown Rd Bethesda, MD 20814
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