Dr. Shilen Lakhani, MD

Dr. Shilen Lakhani, MD

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43 y/o
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Dr. Shilen Lakhani, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

The Gastroenterology Group

1939 Roland Clarke Pl Ste 200

Reston, VA 20191
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Lakhani's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Constipation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakhani treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

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

Enteritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakhani treats Enteritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lakhani treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lakhani treats Abdominal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lakhani treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lakhani's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Obstruction
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Disorders
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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 Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
ERCP With Spincterotomy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Reflux Esophagitis
Screening Colonoscopy
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Therapeutic Colonoscopy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shilen Lakhani, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2007
    Georgetown University Hospital Department of Gastroenterology
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2004
    Georgetown University Hospital Dept of Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 2001
    Marshall University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001
  • 1997
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    Undergraduate School
    1997

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • English

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Dr. Lakhani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lakhani

3.8

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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Dr Lakhani is an amazing GI Dr! He is the first of many GI Dr's I've seen who accurately diagnosed my case and identified the correct treatment which has significantly improved my quality of life. He takes his time to listen to all my issues and concerns and addressed them even if they were not...Read More
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I had an egd and he found a growth which he biopsied. He said that it would be 2-3 weeks for the pathology to come back. I waited 3 weeks and called. I was told they didn't have it yet. I called MANY times after that and was still told they didn't have it. When I finally got a copy of the report,...Read More
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Dr. Lakhani has been my gastroenterologist for many years as I am an ulcerative colitis patient. He has been willing to work with me on which medications will work best and been willing to listen to my preferences. He assured me at our first meeting that if he ran into a problem that he was...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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