Dr. Alok Gandhi, DO

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Dr. Gandhi
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Alok D. Gandhi, DO - Bariatrics Of Western New York

1415 Portland Ave Ste 225 Rochester, NY 14621

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(585) 922-2900

Dr. Alok Gandhi, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Rochester, NY and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology medical school in 2002. He is affiliated with Rochester General Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gandhi to book an appointment.

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Dr. Gandhi is affiliated with Rochester General Hospital Rochester, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for general surgery.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Gandhi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandhi treats Obesity more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gandhi treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Appendicitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandhi treats Appendicitis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Gandhi treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Gallstones
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandhi treats Gallstones more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gandhi treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gandhi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Megacolon
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Gandhi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gandhi

4.8

Based on 17 ratings

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Takes all the time you need to explain everything. Is very friendly and down to earth!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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RobB – Oct 18, 2019
Dr. Ghandi helped me when no one else knew what to do. I ended up having a rare condition that wouldn't go away. He did a procedure to fix it and ice never been better. This was about 3 years ago now and still great results!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Ibuddy66 – Jun 18, 2019
Excellent Surgeon! Very thorough and personal. He helped me understand the pros and benifits of bariatric surgery and enabled me to make a good informed decision. He walked me through every step of the process. Happy with my decision to be sleeved.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Keisha McCray in Rochester, NY – Oct 05, 2018

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alok Gandhi earned his medical degree at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY. He then completed an internship/residency at...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Education

2002
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
Medical School

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What are Dr. Alok Gandhi, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Gandhi frequently treats Obesity, Appendicitis, and Gallstones. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gandhi treats.

Where is Dr. Alok Gandhi, DO's office located?

Dr. Gandhi's office is located at 1415 Portland Ave Ste 225, Rochester, NY 14621. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Alok D. Gandhi, DO - Bariatrics Of Western New York

Alok D. Gandhi, DO - Bariatrics Of Western New York1415 Portland Ave Ste 225 Rochester, NY 14621
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Newark-Wayne Community Hospital1200 Driving Park Ave Newark, NY 14513
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gandhi is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Rochester General Hospital

Rochester, NY

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

25 Awards Received

Award Highlight: General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021)