Dr. Hitendra Chauhan, MD

Dr. Hitendra Chauhan, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Hitendra Chauhan, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lake Havasu City, AZ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Zambia, School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1840 Mesquite Ave

Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

Contact Information

(928) 453-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Zambia, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Finch University Health Sci/Chgo M School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chauhan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chauhan's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chauhan to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Chauhan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
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    FAIR

Patient Comments (7)

Won't look at you when you speak. Zero follow up and found results of my endoscopy on a sheet of paper. Not adequately sedated for the procedure, and my original problem went untreated. This hospital should invest in a competent empathetic dr with some form of people skills. Nurses could not have...more
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Only come here as a last resort. Overbooked and very long wait times. Took 6 months to just get consultation.
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Horrible bed side manner. Did not wait for sedation to take effect before starting colonoscopy and then did not stop when told there was in pain. Had to wait 3 months for initial appoitment and then 8 for colonoscopy appointment.
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Did not ask any questions. No exam. No explanations of procedure, Wanted me to do colonoscopy too. I said no , he left. On day of surgery, he did not speak to me or relatives waiting. Hurt me during procedure. No apologies. Will not go back. Only one good thing about experience ? It's over....more
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no folowup never even spoke to me about results
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