Dr. Ramesh Ashwath, MD

Dr. Ramesh Ashwath, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

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
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ashwath performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ashwath's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Ashwath's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ashwath "Dr. Ramesh Ashwath earned his medical degree in 1992 the prestigious Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore University. Following completion of his residency training in Chicago at University of Illinois, Dr. Ashwath worked as an internist until he chose to pursue a fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology from Virginia commonwealth University, after which he chose to pursue additional training in advanced gastrointestinal endoscopy. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ashwath " 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. "

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

92  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashwath has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashwath's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashwath to family and friends
19 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ashwath's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

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...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...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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Dr. Ashwath is an amazing doctor, he took time to listen to my needs and diagnosed the problem correctly, which my previous GI doctor had missed. The office staff are very sweet people, they went way over board and helped me in every step from appointments to getting the results on time. Would...more
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