Mangesh "Mike" Shukla, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist and internal medicine physician with the Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute. Dr. Shukla has extensive experience treating digestive diseases, including esophageal, colon and liver disorders. He has a special interest in esophageal function testing, GERD and liver disease, including hepatitis and colon health.
Specializing in gastroenterology care, Dr. Shukla diagnoses and treats common and chronic conditions affecting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract and biliary system. The GI tract includes the esophagus, stomach, small intestine and large intestine (colon), while the biliary system is comprised of the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts.
Depending on his patient’s symptoms and needs, Dr. Shukla may use one or more of the following to provide the most accurate diagnosis:
- Capsule endoscopy
- Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
- Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
- Esophageal dilation
- Esophageal variceal banding in cirrhosis patients
- Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
- Nasojejunal (feeding tube) placement
- PEG tube placement
- pH monitoring (reflux testing system)
- Push enteroscopy
Dr. Shukla’s Training
Dr. Shukla earned his medical degree from the University of Delhi in New Delhi, India, and master’s degree in public health with a specialization in epidemiology from the University of Washington in Seattle. In addition to two internships, he completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Nevada, School of Medicine in Las Vegas where he served as chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Alabama in Birmingham.
About Dr. Shukla
Dr. Shukla is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine with a subspecialty in gastroenterology and a member of the American Gastroenterology Association, American Medical Society, and Florida Medical Association. He also has presented at medical meetings, published in peer-reviewed journals, cared for the homeless in Appalachia, and participated in a medical mission to India as part of a UNICEF initiative to immunize 2,000 children. He is fluent in both English and Hindi.