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Qualifications and Experience
Dr Rai is the Medical Director of Gastro Center of Maryland & Cascades Endoscopy Center. Dr Rai is a Board Certified Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, with over 20 years of experience. He has served on the Medical Faculty at John Hopkins Medical Institutions since 1997, and been in many leadership poitions in the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, as the Medical Director, Adult Liver Transplantation and Director, Clinical Effectiveness at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in 1996, and completed an additional year of Advanced Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in Transplant Hepatology and Biliary Disorders. Dr Rai is considered a national thought leader and expert in the field of Gastroenterology and Liver disease, and presents regularly at national and regional meetings. He has received many awards including Excellence in Clinical Research Award from the American College of Gastroenterology, Passano Clinician Scientist Award from Johns Hopkins University, Industry Research Scholar Award & Astra-Merck Award from the American Digestive Health Foundation, among others. He has published dozens of scholarly articles in peer reviewed journals and authored many chapters for medical textbooks. He has performed over 50,000 procedures in this field, and pioneered new and innovative medical techniques.
Verified Patient Reviews
very professional and thorough. listened and asked questions
I enjoyed my visit. Dr. Rai is very patient, informative, caring and helpful. I love my doctor.
Excellent as usual; Dr. Rai is very helpful and has a genuine interest in patient's well being. Remicade use are excellent as well.
Good answered all my questions. Didn't feel rushed.
The staff was incredible. The physician was more knowledgeable than other gastroenterologists I've had in the past. Returns calls in a timely fashion.