Dr. Harold Asher, MD

Dr. Harold Asher, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
(1)
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Dr. Harold Asher, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. He is 83 years old and has been practicing for 54 years.

5669 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE Ste 240

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 255-1000

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
normal
more than 77% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
normal
more than 59% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
37

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • Emory University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • New England Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Beth Israel Hospital Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1964

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asher to family and friends
2.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Asher's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
POOR

Patient Comments (1)

Atlanta, GA |
Dr. Asher performed a colonoscopy many years ago and if possible, pleased with the result. However, I can't get his office to return call my phone call to schedule appointment. Very frustrating and hard to recommend, despite positive previous experience.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Asher accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Asher has admitting privileges

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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