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Dr. Ashwinkumar Patel, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Patel

Gastrointestinal Diseases, Inc.

1130 Talbotton Rd Columbus, GA 31904

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(706) 641-6900


Dr. Ashwinkumar Patel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from B.J. Medical College in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Patel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
Columbus HMO-Standard

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Patel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Patel treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Patel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ashwinkumar Patel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from B.J. Medical College in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Brooklyn Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Methodist Hospital Of Brooklyn
Residency Hospital
1989
Methodist Hospital Of Brooklyn
Internship Hospital
1984
B.J. Medical College
Medical School
1994
1992
1989
1984

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Patel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Patel

2.8

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
53.333333333333336%
(8)

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Pathetic. My brother has throat cancer and needs a feeding tube. Has not eaten in 2 weeks and A Patel scheduled the procedure for ELEVEN days later. Said was best he could do. Needs his medical license suspended.
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He listened to my concerns. I had and out patient procedure done and he explained everything in full. He also explained how we were going to proceed with my findings. I would recommend him to others.
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He is the best and most caring physician I have experienced.
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