Mihir R Bakhru, MD

Mihir R Bakhru, MD

Dr. Mihir Bakhru joined Ohio Gastroenterology Group in 2012 upon completing an Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy fellowship program at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Through this program he gained expertise in diagnostic and therapeutic pancreato-biliary procedures including cancer staging using ERCP and Endoscopic Ultrasound. The additional year also gave Dr. Bakhru special training in balloon enteroscopy, endoscopic mucosal resection, therapy for Barrett’s esophagus including radiofrequency ablation, among other complex endoscopic procedures. Dr. Bakhru has earned numerous research and clinical awards including the ACG Governor’s Auxiliary Award, Houston award for Distinguished Fellow of Excellence and Distinguished Clinical Educator. Dr. Bakhru has many interests, which include esophageal, biliary and pancreatic disease.

Primary Practice Location:

85 McNaughten Rd, Suite 320
Columbus, OH 43213


Deep Balloon-Assisted Enteroscopy (DBE)
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
EGD with Band Ligation
EGD with Bravo pH Monitoring
EGD with Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
EGD with Halo Ablation
Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS), Upper & Rectal
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Spyglass ®
Fecal Microbiota Transplant (FMT)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Push Enteroscopy
Small Bowel Enteroscopy

Hospital Appointments:

Mount Carmel Hospital East, Columbus, Ohio
Mount Carmel Hospital West, Columbus, Ohio
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Board Certification:

American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, 2011
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007


University of Virginia, Public Health Sciences, Charlottesville, VA – MS, 2011
St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies – MD, 2004
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH – BS, 2000

Professional Training:

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy Fellowship, 2011-2012
Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA – Gastroenterology Fellowship & Chief Fellowship,2008-2011
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Residency & Chief Residency, 2004-2008