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Dr. Harinath Sheela, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Sheela

Digestive and Liver Center of Florida

100 N Dean Rd Ste 101 Orlando, FL 32825

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(407) 384-7388


Dr. Harinath Sheela, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Orlando, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Spartan Health Sciences University, School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Sheela accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Accountable Health Plans of America
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Bankers Life and Casualty
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Careplus
CareSource
Medicaid
CeltiCare Health
CarePlus
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
EmblemHealth
GHI
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Florida Hospital Healthcare System
Florida Hospital Healthcare System IDS
Fortified Provider Network
Freedom Health
Freedom Network PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Gold
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Provider Network
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Sheela's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheela treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sheela treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheela treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sheela treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheela treats Gastrointestinal Bleeding more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

Dr. Sheela's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colonoscopy
  • 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
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • IBS Associated With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Sheela's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sheela

4.7

Based on 296 reviews

5 Stars
86.82432432432432%
(257)
4 Stars
5.405405405405405%
(16)
3 Stars
0.6756756756756757%
(2)
2 Stars
0.33783783783783783%
(1)
1 Star
6.756756756756757%
(20)

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Excellent experience with Dr and staff was very professional. I felt like I was in my second home.
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Doctor spent good amount of time with me and addressed all my concerns nicely. Only issues were wait time at the office for hour after appointment time to see the doctor and parking problem outside the office.
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The parking is really bad but the drs there very good
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Very good experience
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He very knowledgeable and caring.
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Easy and smooth and the staff was nice
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Excellent doctor and i recommend him to everyone
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He did a great job with my colonoscopy and endoscopy
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Dr. Sheela's expertise in gastroentrology is excellent and amazing for his patients and his staff cares for them also.
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This man is a bully. It will be his way or no way and he will not treat you with respect.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Here at Digestive and liver Center of Florida, our goal is to offer sophisticated medical care in a warm and caring environment to our patients. We specialize in all Gastrointestinal and Liver diseases. We also have a Medical Research Center where patients have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials. In our Liver Center we see patients with various liver diseases including Hepatitis C

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2005
Yale University
Fellowship Hospital
2002
University Of Ct School Of Med
Residency Hospital
2000
Northeastern Ohio University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2000
Northeastern Ohio University / College Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1999
Spartan Health Sciences University, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
Cleveland State University
Undergraduate School
2005
2002
2000
2000
1999
1992

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Most Compassionate Doctor, 2010
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2010

Locations

Digestive and Liver Center of Florida

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

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