Dr. Janak Shah, MD

Dr. Janak Shah, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 50

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(504) 266-0058

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Dr. Janak Shah, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Shah has more experience with Pancreatic Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shah to book an appointment.

Locations

Ochsner Medical Center

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Ochsner Medical Center1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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Practice

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2500 Belle Chasse Hwy Terrytown, LA 70056
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Experience and Background Checks

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Shah

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Shah treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Shah treats other conditions, please contact the office at (504) 842-4000.

Pancreatic Disease

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

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Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss

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Dr. Shah accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

I joined Ochsner Medical Center in 2015 as the Section Head of Advanced Endoscopy. I completed my training in Gastroenterology and Advanced Endoscopy at...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

The University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship Hospital
The University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA
Residency Hospital
Lac+Usc Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Boston University School of Medicine - Boston, MA
Medical School
Boston University
Undergraduate School

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Janak Shah, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (504) 266-0058, and for other questions, call (504) 842-4000.

Is Dr. Janak Shah, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Janak Shah, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Shah's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Janak Shah, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Janak Shah, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shah frequently treats Pancreatic Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Shah specializes.

Where is Dr. Janak Shah, MD's office located?

Dr. Shah's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Janak Shah, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shah has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shah is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

Kenner, LA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average