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Dr. Gita Bakshi, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Female · Age 65

Dr. Bakshi

Dr. Gita Bakshi, MD is a pulmonologist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 43 years. She graduated from Lady Hardinge Medical College, University Of Delhi in 1976 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Dr. Bakshi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Asthma
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakshi treats Asthma more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Bakshi treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakshi treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Bakshi treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakshi treats Pulmonary Disease more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Bakshi treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Bakshi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gita Bakshi, MD is a pulmonologist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 43 years. She graduated from Lady Hardinge Medical College, University Of Delhi in 1976 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Nhlbi/Nih Bethesda
Fellowship Hospital
Ucsf San Francisco
Fellowship Hospital
Kaiser Permanente Med Center Sf
Residency Hospital
University Hospital SUNY Stony Brook
Residency Hospital
1978
Stony Brook University Hospital S U N Y Health Sciences Center
Internship Hospital
1976
Lady Hardinge Medical College, University Of Delhi
Medical School
1978
1976

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Dr. Bakshi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bakshi

3.5

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
(16)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
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3 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
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2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
1 Star
32.142857142857146%
(9)

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Dr Backshi save my like multiple times, she is profesional and the best pulmonologist in the state , she completely know what she is doing Best Dr. ever
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She is excellent. Takes the time to fully explain and answers all questions thoroughly with patience.
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I didnt have a good experience with Dr. Bakshi. I felt she was too interested in selling me a CPAC. I told her I didnt want a CPAC but she ordered one for me anyway. I was not there for a sleeping disorder. I was there for breathing problems during the day. I felt she never really focused on my...Read More
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