Dr. Ramesh Ashwath, MD

Dr. Ramesh Ashwath, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. Ramesh Ashwath, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

Bay Area Advanced Gastroenterology

1134 Kyle Wood Ln

Brandon, FL 33511
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Ashwath's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwath treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ashwath treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwath treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ashwath treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwath treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ashwath treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ashwath's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colitis
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

 Our compassionate practice is dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of these digestive diseases.services to the residents of the Tampa Bay area. We ensure that all patients with Gastrointestinal diseases receive appropriate and compassionate care. 

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Christ Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1991
    Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ashwath's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ashwath

3.8

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
65%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
5%
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2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(5)

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Very Professional and caring. Office staff very knowledgeable and accommodating. My serious, emergency procedures ended up having a great outcome, thanks to Dr. Ashwath M.D. and Staff.
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Dr. is great....Staff is pitiful...Maria, and Virginia always say they are sending med records and they never do,. Virginia said she would send updated codes for insurance that I was being billed for. NEVER DID. Two months later, still NEVER DID. Maria told me twice that she was mailing my lab...Read More
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While he may be a wonderful Dr. I will never know. I got to his office at 9;45 for my 10 am appt. The waiting room was full with 4 people standing. I turned in new patient form and insurance and waited. Everyone in the waiting room started talking and we figured out the Dr. Had tripple booked time...Read More
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I have been using Dr Ashwath for over a year and he has been very helpful with several of my conditions! Very knowledgeable and will refer out to other specialists if needed.
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Awesome doctor and staff. Shabah Ian my favorite always helps in everything she can! Jessica is a great nurse and always on top of your needs and the doctor finds one way or another what's not right with you! Recommend it to anyone!
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Locations

Bay Area Advanced Gastroenterology

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(813) 419-0401
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Ambetter
AvMed
Better Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthSmart
Hillsborough County-Health Care Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Freedom
Gold HMO
Gold Plus
Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Optimum HealthCare
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Railroad Medicare
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
Basic PPO
CarePlus
Medicaid
Optum Choice
Veterans Choice Program
WellCare
Florida Staywell
WellCare HMO
WellCare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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South Bay Hospital

Sun City Center, FL