Dr. Harshit Khara, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 44

Dr. Khara
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Geisinger Health Sys Hosp Medcn

100 N Academy Ave Danville, PA 17822

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Dr. Harshit Khara, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Danville, PA. Dr. Khara has more experience with Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Geisinger Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Khara to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Khara

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Khara treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Khara treats other conditions, please contact the office at (570) 271-6439.

Pancreatic Disease

Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

Dr. Khara is experienced in the area of Pancreatic Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Pancreatitis
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Khara is experienced in the area of Esophageal Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Treatments
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Esophagitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Hiatal Hernia
Reflux Esophagitis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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Dr. Khara's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Disorders
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Endotherapy
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • pH Probe
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Schatzki's Ring
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

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Dr. Khara accepts the following insurance:

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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Harshit Khara, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Danville, PA. Dr. Khara has more experience with Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

2014
Geisinger Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Norwalk Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2010
The Nebraska Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Saint Peter's University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2007
Saint Peter's University Hospital
Internship Hospital
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Languages

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Harshit Khara, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Khara frequently treats Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Khara specializes.

Where is Dr. Harshit Khara, MD's office located?

Dr. Khara's office is located at 100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA 17822. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Harshit Khara, MD speak?

Dr. Khara speaks Spanish, Gujarati, and Hindi. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Geisinger Health Sys Hosp Medcn

Geisinger Health System100 N Academy Ave Danville, PA 17822
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Geisinger Medical Center

Danville, PA

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)