Dr. Maneesh Ailawadi, MD

Dr. Maneesh Ailawadi, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Maneesh Ailawadi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1997 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

2200 Hamilton St Ste 111

Allentown, PA 18104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 78% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 78% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colonoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery

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.


  • Carnegie-Mellon U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt U/Vanderbilt U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ailawadi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ailawadi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ailawadi to family and friends
21 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Ailawadi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I love my doctor I did my sleeve with him and I feel great I have lost 45 pounds in 3 months I'm so happy with Dr ailawadi all we have to do is follow what he said and we all will be fine thanks
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I am 5 days post op of the VSG Surgery. I have no regrets and very happy that I picked Dr. Ailawadi and his team to guide me in this huge decision of weight loss surgery. From the begin and to the end every aspect and what was expected of me was explain. If you are truly interested go in with and...more
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He is very very rude. He does not truely care about his patients. I went in to my appointment one week post op (which was 2 days after my one week mark..) & asked him a simple question... after getting yelled at, called a millennial because I asked one single question, and told that I am going to...more
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Best doctor ever, he understands the needs of the patients.He always wants to make you feel better ,and listents to what you need to say.
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I have recommended my father and sister whom are diabetics like myself because of the outstanding work and information that Dr. Ailawadi has provided for me and my wife in becoming healthier people and starting the life style change after gastric sleeve surgery. We hope that other Doctors will...more
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