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Simhadri K. Sastry, MD

Dr. Simhadri K. Sastry, MD

Gastroenterology

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations

Video

Education

  • Fellowship: Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center (1994)
  • Residency: Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center (1991)
  • Internship: Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center (1989)
  • Medical School: Andhra Medical College (1976)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Gilsbar
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Pyloric Stenosis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Anemia
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Nausea
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Heartburn
Abdominal Disorders
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Viral Infection
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Dysentery
Gastric Ulcer
Food Allergy
Benign Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Viral Hepatitis
Hemorrhoids
Barrett's Esophagus
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Blood Disorders
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Megacolon
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Viral Enteritis
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Intestinal Ischemia
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Duodenitis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Esophageal Cancer
Enteritis
Hepatitis C
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Cirrhosis
Constipation
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Ileus
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophagitis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Duodenal Ulcer
Indigestion
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Gastroparesis
Ulcerative Colitis
Vomiting Disorders
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Autoimmune Diseases
Peptic Ulcer
Diarrhea
Dehydration
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Celiac Disease
Colorectal Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Esophageal Varices
Esophageal Ulcer
Cancer
Gallstones
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Hiatal Hernia
Pancreatitis
Biliary Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Esophageal Diverticulum
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomal Ulcer
Crohn's Disease
Dysphagia
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Hepatitis A
Malnutrition
Ulcer
Ischemic Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Esophageal Diseases

Procedures Performed

Colon Cancer Screening
Impedance Testing
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Liver Biopsy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Wireless pH Testing
Hepatitis A Screening
Ultrasound, Esophageal
Liver Function Test
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Screening Colonoscopy
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
pH Probe
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