Dr. Pankaj J. Pasricha MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Pankaj Pasricha is a gastroenterologist in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Hospital. He received his medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Pasricha accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and one of 27 at Johns Hopkins Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hindi/Urdu and Punjabi.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: Gastrointestinal Functional & Motility Disorders, Pancreas Disease

Clinical Interests: Abdominal Pain, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gastroparesis, Gastrointestinal Motility, GERD, Esophageal motility, Chronic diarrhea, Constipation, Intestinal bacterial overgrowth, Achalasia, Chronic nausea and vomiting, Functional dyspepsia

Hospital Affiliation

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #4 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Other Languages Spoken

  • Hindi/Urdu
  • Punjabi

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1988–1990

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1990–1992

All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Master's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association

Member, National Digestive Disease Commission

America's Top Docs, Castle-Connelly

Best Doctors in Gastroenterology, Best Doctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Chronic Visceral Right Upper Quadrant Pain Without Gallstones.
Shrestha, S., Pasricha, P.J.

Pneumatic dilation and botulinum toxin injection for achalasia
Pasricha PJ, Nguyen L

A novel viscous dissecting gel for endoscopic submucosal dissection: a prospective survival study in a porcine model.
Saxena, P.,Simons, B. W.,Gabrielson, K.,Haito-Chavez, Y.,Valeshabad, A. K.,Kumbhari, V.,Singh, V. K.,Lennon, A. M.,Canto, M. I.,Pasricha, P. J.,Kalloo, A.,Khashab, M. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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