Our website is the first step in providing an even smoother process whenever you come to visit us! Use this site to schedule appointments, handle pre-admission paperwork, learn about common GI problems, and more. Whether you are wondering about ways you can calm your gastrointestinal reflux, scheduling a colon cancer screening, or checking on other gastrointestinal problems, Dr. Challa and his staff are dedicated to making your experience with us one that is informative and healing.
Having minor gastrointestinal problems? In need of GI surgery? You'll find that our commitment to quality care begins as soon as you walk into the office. We understand what you're going through and want to help make your life better. text in white
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"What I liked best was the facility, the nursing staff, the skill of the physician, this was the best experience by FAR! Everything was excellent. You are to be highly commended. Dr. Challa is super."
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Challa Ajit, MD, MRCP
Dr. Challa Ajit (Dr. Challa) is originally from Warangal, India where he attended Kakatiya Medical College and earned the top ranking in his class. His training includes Clochester General Hospital (U.K.), Albert Einstein Hospital (Philadelphia, PA) and Lankenau Hospital (Wynnewood, PA). He completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Challa is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. After completing his studies in Philadelphia, Dr. Challa settled in Springfield, Ohio where he started a Gastroenterology practice in 2007. He is married and has two children. Dr. Challa’s hobbies include reading, cricket and playing tennis.