Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 40

Dr. Kamat
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

2665 N Decatur Rd Ste 350 Decatur, GA 30033

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(678) 553-0226

Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Decatur, GA. Dr. Kamat has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Emory Decatur Hospital and Emory Hillandale Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kamat to book an appointment.


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Affiliated with Northside Hospital Atlanta, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kamat

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kamat treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kamat treats other conditions, please contact the office at (678) 553-0226.

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kamat typically treats 69% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Esophageal Diseases
Nausea
Esophagitis
Dysphagia
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kamat typically treats 67% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Abdominal Disorders
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Stomach Diseases
Hemorrhoids
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Anal & Rectal Disorders

Compare with other Anal & Rectal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kamat typically treats 78% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hemorrhoids
Anal or Rectal Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Kamat typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Viral Hepatitis
Hepatitis C
Cirrhosis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Kamat's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Kamat accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
Pathway Enhanced (Small Grp)-GA
Pathway Guided Access Products-GA HMO
Pathway Guided Access-GA
Pathway Products - Pathway Network-GA HMO
Pathway X (on Exchange)-GA HMO
Pathway X Guided Access-GA
Pathway X Guided Access-GA HMO
Pathway-GA HMO
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
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Kamat's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kamat

4.9

Based on 24 ratings

5 Stars
87.5%
(21)
4 Stars
12.5%
(3)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (19)
  • Explained conditions well (19)
  • Staff friendliness (19)
What could be improved
  • Office environment (1)
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Dr. Kamat is the first doctor I've seen who is trying to find a solution to my problem. He's very patient and understanding. The staff is very polite and efficient in their work!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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J.T Porter – Dec 28, 2020
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The staff were very nice and the process was fast I was in and out in no time
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Riley – Nov 13, 2020
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Very professional and caring. Good with explanations. Did not feel rushed, even though I was probably the last patient on a Friday afternoon.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jan 19, 2020
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Very friendly staff. No wait time. Dr. Kamat is professional and thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jan 15, 2020
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Very Good.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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J.J. Porter – Nov 15, 2019
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The doctor was very professional and thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Stacey Blaylock – Oct 29, 2019
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Highly recommend this speciali
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Office environment
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Oct 15, 2019
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Staff and doctor friendly and professional. Efficient
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Linda Claire Snyder – Sep 30, 2019
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Great customer service keep up the good work
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Vonda Willis – Sep 01, 2019
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Everyone was great! However Jessica is his greatest asset, she has been wonderful.
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Apr 24, 2019
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Cordial & professional.
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Apr 14, 2019
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Met Him For 1st Time Yesterday, and I Was Impressed So Far!
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Mar 16, 2019
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The doctor and his staff were professional and efficient. Very nice.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Queen in McCaysville, GA – Jun 07, 2018
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Great doctor! Highly recommend!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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CP in Blue Ridge – May 15, 2018
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Very respectful and considerate of your needs.
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Feb 23, 2018
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I highly recommend Dr. Kamet. He really listened to me and tried to resolve my gastro issues. He is also very responsive on the patient portal. His assistant, Venetia, is also wonderful.
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Feb 14, 2018
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Dr. Kamat is friendly, personable, and knowledgeable. He takes time to listen, and answers all questions thoroughly. He has helped me considerably with my ailments and I hope to continue my relationship with him.
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No results
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Atlanta, GA – Feb 04, 2017
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Dr. Kamat and his PA listened to my concerns and recommended more mild treatment instead of going for the more invasive procedure, which I appreciated. I showed up to my appointment early and they saw me early. It was good.
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Atlanta, GA – Jul 17, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kamat received a combined bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery degree in Mumbai, India. He holds a master of public health degree in epidemiology...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kamat has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kamat frequently treats Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Kamat specializes.

Where is Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD's office located?

Dr. Kamat's office is located at 2665 N Decatur Rd Ste 350, Decatur, GA 30033. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Paresh Kamat, MD speak?

Dr. Kamat speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

Decatur2665 N Decatur Rd Ste 350 Decatur, GA 30033
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Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates5403 Hillandale Park Ct Lithonia, GA 30058
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Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Kamat treats patients.

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Emory Decatur Hospital

Decatur, GA

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

Emory Hillandale Hospital

Lithonia, GA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Emory University Hospital Midtown

Atlanta, GA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Northside Hospital

Atlanta, GA

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center

Atlanta, GA

50% Patient experience rating, 19% lower than the national average