Dr. Sunil Lal, MD

Dr. Sunil Lal, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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46 y/o
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Dr. Sunil Lal, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Lal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Enteritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lal treats Enteritis more than 100% of his peers

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Lal's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Esophagogastroscopy
Esophagoscopy
Fecal Impaction Removal
Food Poisoning
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Tube Insertion
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroparesis Therapy
Giardiasis
Gynecologic Cancer
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Biopsy
Liver Cancer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Lung Cancer
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatitis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pouchitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

We invest in building relationships with our patients. These relationships are built with time and attentiveness, delivered in the context of competency and care.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • Drexel University - Philadelphia PA
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Drexel University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center - Chicago Illinois
    Residency Hospital
  • Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Rush Univiversity Medical Center - Chicago Illinois
    Internship Hospital
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1999
    University of Illinois College of Medicine - Chicago Illinois
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1999
    University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Current liver biopsy practices for susoected parenchymal disease in the United States: the evolving rolse of radiologist., 2002 June
  • Long Term Endoscopic Management of Sigmoid Volvulus, 2006 April

Dr. Lal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lal

4.5

Based on 94 reviews

5 Stars
87.23404255319149%
(82)
4 Stars
1.0638297872340425%
(1)
3 Stars
1.0638297872340425%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.638297872340425%
(10)

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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Lal is a great doctor he does everything he can to Find out the problem so he can get you to feeling better. Dr. Lal and his staff have very professional manners. They are so nice and friendly. I would recommend Dr. Lal to anyone.
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Professional staff, Dr. Lal listened, discussed options, provided recommendation to possibly decrease some symptoms in the interim before discussed procedure. Day of procedure checked with me prior to answer any questions.
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Awesome physician! Great bedside manner and very caring! Love Dr Lal!
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My son began seeing Dr. Lal in March 2018 for liver issues. The ease of getting an appt was important. When I called & explained my son's situation, we were able to see Dr. Lal the next day. Dr. Lal started on my son's testing right away. The road to recovery is lengthy in my son's particular...Read More
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Dr. Lal is extremely lacking in bedside manner. During my initial consultation, he browsed his smartphone while I asked questions. In my follow-up, he looked at his watch while I asked questions. Perhaps Dr. Lal was signaling that he was short on time as my wait exceeded two hours for both visits....Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Direct Access w/HSA
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Wellpath Preferred PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
SelectHealth
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American
WellCare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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Doctors Hospital

Augusta, GA