Alok D. Gandhi, DO

Bariatrics
Employed
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Specialty

  • Bariatrics

Languages

  • English
  • Main Location

    Bariatrics of Western NY at Rochester General Hospital

    1415 Portland Ave
    Ste 225
    Rochester, NY 14621
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)922-2900
    Fax: (585)922-2117

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  • Unity Hospital Department of Surgery

    1555 Long Pond Rd
    1st Fl Hallway #1
    Rochester, NY 14626
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)723-7000
    Fax: (585)723-7280

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  • RGH Bariatrics at Newark

    1200 Driving Park Ave
    Newark, NY 14513
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)922-2900
    Fax: (585)922-2117

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Healthcare (RGH does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • CareIQ
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Empire Plan
  • Excellus BCBS
  • Fidelis Care of NY (RGH does not participate with Fidelis Medicare Plans)
  • First Niagara Business Works
  • Health Republic
  • HealthNow NY (RGH does not participate with HealthNow Medicaid Plans)
  • Humana (RGH does not participate with Humana Medicare. Some patients are still covered in full while others may incur a 50% Co-insurance bill.)
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits (formerly RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • North American Administrators
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options (Behavioral Health)
  • Wellcare of New York
  • YourCare Health Plan

Alok D. Gandhi, DO, FACS is board certified in general surgery. He completed an internship and residency at St. Barnabas Hospital and a bariatric surgery fellowship at the University Medical Center at Princeton. Dr. Gandhi completed his undergraduate and medical school at the New York Institute of Technology / New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Gandhi is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons as well as a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). He was elected to the Board of Trustees serving in the New York Chapter of the ASMBS by his fellow New York bariatric surgeons since 2010. In addition, he serves on several local and state committees focused on improving access to quality healthcare. He has published several papers in the fields of bariatric and general surgery.

Education + Experience

  • Residencies

    • 06/24/2002-06/30/2007, St Barnabas Hospital
  • Fellowships

    • 07/2007-06/2008, University Medical Center at Princeton