Dr. Girish Poré, MD

Dr. Girish Poré, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(27)
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Dr. Girish Poré, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Suwanee, GA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Read his story

4275 Johns Creek Pkwy Ste A

Suwanee, GA 30024

Contact Information

(678) 475-1606

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Esophageal Ulcer
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Ulcer
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more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Poré's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Poré "Dr. Poré is a graduate of the University of Bombay in Bombay, India, where he completed an internship and residency in internal medicine, as well as postgraduate training in pediatrics and neonatology. While there, he served as an instructor in physical diagnoses and received the University's Research Fellowship Award. After coming to the United States, Dr. Poré completed a residency in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich., and served as an instructor in Physical Diagnoses at Detroit Medical Center. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University in Ohio, then returned to Michigan to enter private practice in 2001. Most recently, Dr. Poré was in private practice in the Johns Creek community and previously served as a consultant gastroenterologist for various hospitals around Mumbai, India. In addition to being published in many peer journals, including Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, and the Journal of the Association of Physicians of India, Dr. Poré has presented on various GI topics both in the United States and in India. He is a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. In addition to general gastroenterology, Dr. Poré has a special interest in interventional endoscopy, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound, hepato-biliary-pancreatic endoscopy, and palliative therapies for patients with gastrointestinal cancers. He joined Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates in 2012, and currently serves as Chief of Gastroenterology at Emory Johns Creek Hospital."

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Achalasia
  • Acid Reflux
  • 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
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Dilatation
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Paracentesis
  • Anoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Diagnostic Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastric Tube Insertion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroparesis Therapy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Joint Fusion
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy
  • Snare Polypectomy
  • Stenting
  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Upper GI Series

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Seth G.S. Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Seth G.S. Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Detroit Med Center Wayne State University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poré has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poré's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poré to family and friends
3.3
based on 27 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Poré'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 (8)

in Dawsonville, GA |
I was pleased with Dr. Pore. The reason for the poor mark was not the doctor but his staff. I called, and left messages, 3 days in a row, but no one returned my calls. I even tried to make an appointment, with the doctor, on the 4th day but the scheduler would not allow me to make an...more
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Mr. McComiskey, We're very sorry that you've had this kind of experience, and we'd like to look into this further. We will reach out to you so that we can address these issues. Thank you for bringing this to...more
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Duluth |
He spent less than 10 minutes with me during my initial consult. He seemed to be rushed all the time and asked like 2 questions. I had to get answers out of him and volunteered more of my symptoms because i felt like he had not gotten the full picture and was not trying to understand what was...more
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Suwanee, GA |
Every time I have been to see Dr. Pore, I've waited at least an hour past my appointment time. I would be a little forgiving of that if he would spend the time thoroughly explaining things to his patients and spending time with them but he doesn't. He spends maybe five minutes in the room with each...more
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in Lawrenceville, GA |
I saw Dr. Pore after a flareup of my hiatal hernia. He only spent about 1 minute in the same room as me before he said we need to schedule a endoscopy and colonoscopy but during that minute I explained to him very directly that my job will not allow me to take time off for the procedure unless he...more
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in Sugar Hill, GA |
Dr. Poré was very warm and kind and put me at ease. I had a very good experience with him and the staff. Everyone was professional, knowledgeable, and positive. I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Poré accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
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  • Humana
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Hospitals where Dr. Poré has admitting privileges

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Emory Johns Creek Hospital
6325 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097
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