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Pradeep Kumar Bekal, MD

Dr. Bekal is a gastroenterologist in the Greater Cincinnati area. He is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Anderson and 3 more hospitals.
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278 doctors
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277 doctors
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138 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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65 doctors
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65 doctors
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Dr. Bekal saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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36 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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150 doctors
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150 doctors
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75 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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307 doctors
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307 doctors
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153 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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182 doctors
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182 doctors
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90 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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140 doctors
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140 doctors
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70 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more diarrhea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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159 doctors
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159 doctors
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79 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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50 doctors
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51 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more gastritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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207 doctors
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206 doctors
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103 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more anemia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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153 doctors
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153 doctors
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76 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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98 doctors
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98 doctors
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49 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more biliary tract disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw pancreatic cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

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130 doctors
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130 doctors
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65 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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61 doctors
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60 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more pancreatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
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6 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more cholestasis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw stomach cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

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62 doctors
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62 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more gallstones patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw esophageal cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more gas patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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54 doctors
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54 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more stomach ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Bekal saw cholangitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw rectal cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

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38 doctors
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38 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more colon cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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34 doctors
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34 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more Crohn's disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more jaundice patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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153 doctors
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153 doctors
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76 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more liver condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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62 doctors
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62 doctors
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31 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw more diverticulitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Greater Cincinnati area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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18 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Bekal saw cholecystitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Greater Cincinnati area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Bekal accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Colonoscopy (screening) $874 – 3,772
Sigmoidoscopy $358 – 1,135
Small intestinal endoscopy $771 – 4,451
Upper endoscopy $1,097 – 3,264

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Bekal sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Hsc Surgical Associates of Cincinnati
2925 Vernon Pl
Cincinnati, OH 45219
372 miles away
  • Spanish
Office
175 W Galbraith Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45216
370 miles away
Office
8271 Cornell Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45249
363 miles away

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Credentials
  • Madras Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1986
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center Program
    RESIDENCY
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Bekal is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Mercy Hospital Anderson
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2016)
  • Mercy Hospital Fairfield
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Alliance Womens Health Mobile Mamm Jewish Hospital Evendale Medical Building
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • The Christ Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Paramount
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield