Dr. Mahendra Mahatma, MD

Dr. Mahendra Mahatma, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(49)
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Dr. Mahendra Mahatma, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Irving, TX. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

6500 Sierra Dr Ste 170

Irving, TX 75039

Contact Information

(972) 331-1590

Insurance Accepted

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

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Anorectal Disorders
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Constipation
  • Chronic Hepatitis B
  • Chronic Hepatitis C
  • Cirrhosis
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Colitis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Welsh National School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • La St University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Tulane University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mahatma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mahatma's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mahatma to family and friends
2.9
based on 49 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Mahatma's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Irving, TX |
There aren't enough characters to describe what a bad man this doctor is. After my procedure in recovery he dismissed me/my husband with any/all questions. At my follow up he did the same thing. I verbalized my concerns and he once again dismissed me. He said it was my anes. that made my memory...more
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in Irving, TX |
Dr. Mahatma is highly qualified in his profession and I've had the best experiences with him! He saved my life in 2010 and 2013! He's Not a doctor that gives you a few seconds of his time and push you off to the side! He actually has a heart and will tell you the pros, the cons, the advantages &...more
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in Irving, TX |
He refused to believe that my Crohn's was as bad as I was telling him it was. He yelled at me multiple times during my treatment there and is VERY disrespectful to women.
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in Irving |
I consulted this doctor for belching, I am completely alright, just a belching which is common. He asked me to take endoscopy procedure, scan and blood tests. It took two weeks to complete all procedures , finally he said no problem found. He didn't suggest anything, I took lemon, cucumber,...more
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in Arlington, TX |
I was completely misdiagnosed by this doctor, even after my Colonoscopy. I would not recommend him to anyone.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mahatma accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Mahatma has admitting privileges

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Irving
1901 N MacArthur Blvd
Irving, TX 75061
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound
4400 Long Prairie Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
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