Kunjali T. Padhya, M.D.

Kunjali T. Padhya, M.D.

Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterology

4.8 out of 5.0
Rating 4.7
(42 Reviews)
Accepting New Patients
Swedish Gastroenterology - Ballard
5350 Tallman Avenue Northwest
Suite 520
Seattle, WA 98107
US
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About Kunjali T. Padhya, M.D.

"Philosophy of Care: I believe that one’s digestive health is key to their overall sense of wellness. As physicians, we have the tools to educate our patients so that they can be active participants in their treatment. Good communication is the foundation of good care."

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical School, 2008
  • University of Michigan Health Systems
    Residency, 2011
  • University of Texas Southwest Medical
    Fellowship, 2015

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Languages

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup - Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna PPO
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (WA Apple Health)
  • Coordinated care (WA Apple Health)
  • First Health/Coventry PPO
  • Health Net - TriCare
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • International Community Health Services Pace Program
  • Kaiser Foundation
  • Medicare
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare (WA Apple Health/Healthy Options)
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Providence Health Plan - Medicaid
  • Providence Health Plan - Medicare Advantage
  • Regence BlueShield of Washington
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • WellCare

Clinical Interests

  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal amylase blood test
  • abnormal bowel movement
  • abnormal liver function blood test
  • abnormal stool
  • achalasia
  • acute pancreatitis
  • allergic colitis
  • allergic esophagitis
  • allergic gastroenteritis
  • altered bowel habits
  • anal fissure
  • anal fistula
  • anal pain
  • anal polyp
  • anal spasm
  • anal stenosis
  • anal ulcer
  • anorectal disease
  • anorexia
  • appetite loss
  • autoimmune enteropathy
  • barrett's esophagus
  • biliary atresia
  • biliary cirrhosis
  • biologic therapy for gastrointestinal (gi) diseases
  • bleeding hemorrhoids
  • blood in stool
  • bright red blood per rectum
  • celiac disease
  • choking sensation
  • cholangitis
  • cholecystitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • cholestasis
  • chronic diarrhea
  • chronic pancreatitis
  • cirrhosis
  • clostridium difficile
  • colic
  • colitis
  • colonic polyps
  • colonoscopy
  • colorectal screening
  • constipation
  • crigler najjar syndrome
  • cyclic vomiting syndrome
  • cystic fibrosis related gastro intestinal complications
  • diarrhea
  • diverticular disease
  • diverticulitis
  • diverticulosis
  • duodenal ulcer
  • duodenitis
  • dysmotility
  • dyspepsia
  • dysphagia
  • end stage liver disease
  • endoscopy
  • eosinophilic esophagitis
  • eructation
  • esophageal disorder
  • esophageal mass
  • esophageal ulcer
  • esophageal varices
  • esophagitis
  • fatty liver
  • fecal impaction
  • fecal incontinence
  • feeding problems
  • flatulence
  • gallbladder disease
  • gallbladder polyp
  • gastric anomaly
  • gastric ulcer
  • gastritis
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • gastrointestinal bleeding
  • gastroparesis
  • giardiasis
  • gluten sensitivity
  • graft versus host disease
  • helicobacter pylori
  • helminthiasis
  • hematemesis
  • hematochezia
  • hemorrhoids
  • hemorrhoids with complications
  • hepatorenal syndrome
  • hiatal hernia
  • hirschsprung's disease
  • hydrops of gallbladder
  • hyperamylasemia
  • idiopathic megacolon
  • ileitis
  • ileoscopy
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • intestinal atresia
  • intestinal obstruction
  • intractable vomiting
  • intussusception
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • lactose intolerance
  • liver biopsy
  • liver disease
  • lynch syndrome
  • malabsorption
  • malignant neoplasm of liver
  • malnutrition
  • meckel diverticulum
  • megacolon
  • megarectum
  • melena
  • nausea
  • obstipation
  • odynophagia
  • ogilvie syndrome
  • pancreatic insufficiency
  • pancreatitis
  • peptic ulcer
  • peritonitis
  • polyposis syndrome
  • polyps
  • portal hypertensive gastropathy
  • primary biliary cirrhosis
  • proctosigmoidoscopy
  • rectal bleeding
  • rectal fistula
  • rectal hemorrhage
  • rectal pain
  • rectal polyp
  • regional enteritis
  • right lower quadrant pain
  • right upper quadrant pain
  • rumination syndrome
  • short bowel syndrome
  • small bowel disease
  • stomach cancer
  • stomach cramps
  • stomach pain
  • swallowing problem
  • tenesmus
  • ulcerative colitis
  • vomiting
  • whipple's disease
  • women's health
Patient Reviews
4.8 out of 5.0(42 Reviews)

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