Dr. Rajesh Mehta, MD

Dr. Rajesh Mehta, MD

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Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
61 y/o
(46)

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Dr. Rajesh Mehta, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Austin, TX. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Lone Star Gastroenterology

4007 James Casey St Ste C210

Austin, TX 78745
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mehta "I care for my patients as if they were family. I also believe in up-to-date, advanced medicine and technology, because what the mind doesn't know, the eye doesn't see. Dr. Mehta received the "Best Gastroenterologist in the Ohio Valley" award for nine straight years in his previous practice in Gastroenterology/HepatologyHe also served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, West Virginia University Medical School, Morgantown, WVA."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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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
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pinworm
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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

  • Unknown
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • M P Shah Medical College, Saurashtra University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Illinois Masonic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. David's Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Mehta is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
4.1
based on 46 total reviews (36 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Mehta's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (36)

BEE CAVE |
Dr Mehta performed both a colonoscopy and an endoscopy on me. Very comfortable with the entire process - especially with the way he explained what he was going to do and then with his delivering his findings & recommendations. While he speaks fast and with an accent, his directions and explanations...more
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Although I am rating Dr Mehta, based on a single initial visit, as a healthcare professional, I was very impressed with his knowledge, and his ability to ask the right questions, as he took my history. When he needed results from tests that I could not remember specifics about, before I left his...more
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in Cedar Creek, TX |
Dr Mehta really listens to a patients concerns. We felt comfortable telling him all the pain my husband was having. He looks you in the eye to let each person know how important your problem is. We felt important as real people to him and not just a number on a long list of patients to be seen. Yes...more
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in Austin, TX |
He has a kind and gentle bedside manner which is reassuring.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mehta accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • PacifiCare Health Systems
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Mehta has admitting privileges

St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
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University Medical Center at Brackenridge
601 E 15th St
Austin, TX 78701
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Seton Southwest Hospital
7900 Fm 1826
Austin, TX 78737
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The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center
5656 Bee Caves Rd
West Lake Hills, TX 78746
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