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Dr. Gursharn Rakhra, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Rakhra

Dr. Gursharn Rakhra, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(757) 534-7701

Dr. Rakhra accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Rakhra's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gas-Bloat Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakhra treats Gas-Bloat Syndrome more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rakhra treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakhra treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rakhra treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rakhra treats Stomach Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rakhra treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rakhra's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gursharn Rakhra, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Albany Med College
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1988

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Dr. Rakhra's Reviews

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Dr Rakhra is a very kind and intelligent man. He goes out of his way to make sure you understand what he believes might be the issue and then very carefully explains what he is going to do from a procedural standpoint. I wish Dr. Rakhra was in general practice as well as GI - I would welcome a...Read More
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