Dr. Zaifi Shanavas, MD



Internal Medicine     -  Maryland,  Germantown

 Overview

Dr. Zaifi Shanavas, MD works in Germantown, Maryland is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated George Washington University Hospital. Dr. Shanavas is affiliated with Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Washington Adventist Hospital, Montgomery General Hospital and practicing for 23 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aneurysmal Bone Cyst
  • Blindness
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Constipation
  • da Vinci® Prostate Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Duodenitis
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Exercise Management
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Guar Gum Allergy
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intracranial Surgery
  • Islet Cell Adenoma
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
  • Midfoot Arthrodesis
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Panic Disorder With Agorapobia
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pterygium
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Radio-Immunotherapy
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Testing
  • Scrambler Therapy (ST5)
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Throat Culture
  • Throat Swab
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

 Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Malnutrition
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 23

 State License

  • Maryland

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


George Washington University Hospital

Washington, DC, USA

Washington, DC, USA

Undergraduate School


University Of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Medical School


Mcp Hahnemann University


Graduated: 1996

 Awards

1   American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Capital Gastroenterology Consultants

20528 Boland Farm Road 201
Maryland (MD)
Germantown,
20876

  (301) 528-8200
Avg. Appt. Time for Existing Patients:    5 days
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Year Established:    2003
Performs Procedures On Site?    No
Avg. Appt. Time for New Patients:    5 days


Other Office Locations

 Capital Gastroenterology Consultants

10801 Lockwood Drive 200
Maryland (MD)
Germantown,
20901

  (301) 593-2002

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Capital Gastroenterology Consultants, 20528 Boland Farm Road 201, Germantown, Maryland (MD), 20876




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Choice Advantage
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Group Plan PPO
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare HMO
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Shady Grove Adventist Hospital photo


Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

9901 Medical Center Drive Maryland MD, Rockville, 20850

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Rockville, MD. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 3 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 13 procedures.



Washington Adventist Hospital photo


Washington Adventist Hospital

7600 Carroll Avenue Maryland MD, Takoma Park, 20912

Washington Adventist Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Takoma Park, MD. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 13 procedures.



Montgomery General Hospital photo


Montgomery General Hospital

18101 Prince Phillip Drive Maryland MD, Olney, 20832

Montgomery General Hospital is a hospital located in Olney, MD. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 9 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 9 procedures.




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