Dr. Jay Prakash, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 72

Gastroenterology

Dr. Jay Prakash, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Stockbridge, GA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Stanley Medical College medical school in 1973. He is affiliated with Piedmont Henry Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Jay Prakash, MD

Southern Gastroenterology Specialists, PC

1102 Hospital Dr Stockbridge, GA 30281 ()
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(770) 692-0100

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At a Glance

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Prakash's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Liver Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prakash performs Liver Function Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Prakash performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Impedance Testing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prakash performs Impedance Testing more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Prakash performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Colorectal Cancer Screening
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prakash performs Colorectal Cancer Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Prakash performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Prakash's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Impedance Testing
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Joint Fusion
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • pH Probe
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Wireless pH Testing

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(770) 692-0100

Dr. Prakash accepts the following insurance:

Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Prakash's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prakash

3.3

Based on 8 ratings

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Prakash, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Stockbridge, GA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Stanley...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

St Vincent Hospital Program
Residency Hospital
1984
University Of Louisville Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Stanley Medical College
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Chinese

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Jay Prakash, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Prakash frequently treats Liver Function Test, Impedance Testing, and Colorectal Cancer Screening. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Prakash treats.

Where is Dr. Jay Prakash, MD's office located?

Dr. Prakash's office is located at 1102 Hospital Dr, Stockbridge, GA 30281. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Jay Prakash, MD speak?

Dr. Prakash speaks Chinese and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Southern Gastroenterology Specialists, PC

Southern Gastroenterology Specialists, PC1102 Hospital Dr Stockbridge, GA 30281
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Prakash is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Piedmont Henry Hospital

Stockbridge, GA

61% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% lower than the national average

1 Award Received