Dr. Girish Poré, MD

Dr. Girish Poré, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Girish Poré, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Suwanee, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Seth G.S. Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

4275 Johns Creek Pkwy Ste A

Suwanee, GA 30024

Contact Information

(678) 475-1606

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Ulcer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ulcer
very high
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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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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43  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
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • 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 Endoscopy
  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • 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

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poré to family and friends
31 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

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 (12)

This was one of my worst experiences. I was having pain in my upper stomach and he immediately recommended and Upper endoscopy. he didn’t explain anything in detail, he was very short. And worse after the endoscopy he didn’t talk to me about it, I tried to call the office for my results that I...more
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Dr. Pore and his staff clearly love what they do. Dr. Pore explains the medicine behind his recommendations. He is a caring Dr. Highly recommend.
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I have had six colonoscopies at 5 year intervals since I was 35 because of family history and just had #6 today with Dr Pore, from my PCP. Being somewhat of an expert from previous ones, I can say this was the best and most efficient. I was very impressed with each member of his staff from prep to...more
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Recently underwent a colonoscopy. Prep was rushed, with very little privacy. Painful IV, which I usually do not notice. Rushed out of office when done, trying to get dressed while still dopey from anesthesia. No followup report. Had to request this. Severe discomfort for a week following the exam....more
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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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