Dr. Leena Khaitan

General Surgery
Chardon, OH
28 years experience

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Office

Chardon, OH

Address

13207 Ravenna Rd, Chardon, OH
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General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
No: No unlikely to help.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
An ugi also: An endoscopy is the best way to diagnose the ulcer. A radiologic study can also be used but the endoscopy will give you more information.
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Dysphagia: There are multiple causes including dry mouth, a narrowing caused from chronic reflux, anxiety, achalasia or even a tumor. If it has caused you to ch... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Several years: We know by being obese a person can shorten their lifespan by over 20 years. Successful weight loss surgery can reverse that.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
There are several: There are several factors including ghrelin and also Insulin metabolism that are important.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Femoral hernia: This is one of the 4 spaces a groin hernia can happen. It will likely need to be fixed at some point. It can be fixed laparoscopically.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Lifestyle/surgery: There are multiple ways to lose weight. The core of all is good dietery choices and a good exercise program that can be as simple as walking 1 hour/d... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Hernia diagnosis: A hernia can be diagnosed with physical exam, hostory, symptoms and imaging. This is for abdominal wall hernias.
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Maybe: This is a long acting ppi but talk to your doctor. They may want to supplement with an additional mdication or evaluate your reflux with more studies... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leena Khaitan
General Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Extra pressure in the anal area can irritate hemorrhoids. Prolonged sitting, prolonged straining with bowel movements, extra pressure from pgregnancy... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khaitan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khaitan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you. They have now corrected their info and it would be inpatient.
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
HealthTap member
Good advice

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1995MD
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