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About Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan

Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Ananthakrishnan has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan is Great. Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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Specialties

Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan has the following 10 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Hepatitis C

Board Certifications

Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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VERY SMART AND ATTENTIVE
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10 minutes
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Exceptional Care

I have UC and after seeing a number of other doctors, I was at the end of my rope. In desperation, I made an appointment with Dr. Ananthakrishnan. He prescribed a new treatment and within days I was almost 100% better.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ashwin N Ananthakrishnan accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA
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