Dr. Amit Ahuja, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 44

2551 Greenwood Rd Ste 350
Shreveport, LA 71103
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Dr. Ahuja's Experience

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Dr. Ahuja's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Ahuja Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Willis-Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pinnacle Gastroenterology
Pinnacle Gastroenterology
2551 Greenwood Rd Ste 350
Shreveport, LA 71103
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    Dr. Ahuja's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoid Banding
    2
    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • All Types of Food Poisoning
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
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    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Megacolon
    • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
    • Mesenteric Panniculitis
    • Nausea
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ochsner Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ahuja & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ahuja's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 8 responses
    • 1 review

    4 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Pinnacle Gastroenterology
    2551 Greenwood Rd Ste 350
    Shreveport, LA 71103
    (318) 212-8710 (Office)
    (318) 212-8699 (Fax)
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