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Dr. Gopal Narasimhan Is this you?

About Dr. Gopal Narasimhan

Dr. Gopal Narasimhan, DO is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 16 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Narasimhan has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gopal Narasimhan is Excellent. Dr. Gopal Narasimhan has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Gopal Narasimhan is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Washington Heights Gastroenterology

481 Fort Washington Ave Apt 8
New York, NY 10033
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Specialties

Dr. Gopal Narasimhan 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. Gopal Narasimhan has the following 13 expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Constipation

Reviews

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Five Stars

The best Doctor!, he takes his time with patients and explains clerly the diagnoses.

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Doctor is OK but staff is rude

The doctor is okay, I've seen him before but the girl (and I'm being nice) working at the desk needs some customer service training

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Five Stars

Probably one of the best doctor. The staff are very slow in getting approval from the insurance but they are nice people.

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Excellent Doctor

I met Dr. Narasimhan this week in his office uptown. he performed a colonoscopy on me, and treated my hemorrhoids at the same time. This has been a big problem for me for many years. I now feel great. I recommend him highly.

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parent of a patient

A very knowledgeable, courteous and friendly physician who took the time to explain everything in detail about the disease and recommended the right course of action All doctors should be like him. I would recommend him to anyone with gastrointestinal problems

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2014)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    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

    16 Years Experience

  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Gopal Narasimhan accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • HealthFirst NY
    • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Washington Heights Gastroenterology, 481 Fort Washington Ave Apt 8, New York, NY

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