Dr. Avanish Mehta, MD

Dr. Avanish Mehta, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Avanish Mehta, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Cumberland, RI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1975 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

2138 Mendon Rd Ste 101A

Cumberland, RI 02864

Contact Information

(401) 333-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dysphagia
high
more than 84% of peers
Liver Function Test
high
more than 83% of peers
Gait Abnormality
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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20

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Jersey City Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Jersey City Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Philadelphia Geri Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
3.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Mehta's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Extremely attentive to his patients. He has a calm approach and pleasant "bedside manner". He has been my doctor for many years and has always addressed my concerns. The staff in his office is fantastic!
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