Dr. Gourisankar Degala, M.D.

gourisankar degala md Dr. Degala graduated from Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore, India. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training, Gastroenterology Fellowship, and Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy Fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital, Michigan. After fellowship, he joined the teaching faculty of the Division of Gastroenterology at Henry Ford Hospital and Health System before joining Advanced Digestive Care, PA. and Gastro Florida. He has a special clinical interest is endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of complete disorders of the pancreas and biliary tract. Dr. Degala specializes in advanced therapeutic endoscopic procedures including ERCP, Endoscopic Ultrasound, HALO/BARRX radiofrequency ablation therapy, endoscopic mucosal resection, and enteral stenting. Dr. Degala is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He is also an active member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the American Gastroenterological Association.

General Gastroenterology and Weight Loss
Anorectal Motility & Manometry
Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) for Barrett’s esophagus
Volumetric Laser Endomicroscopy (VLE/OCT) for Barrett’s esophagus
Cryotherapy for Barrett’s esophagus
Esophageal Manometry
Advanced Endoscopic Procedure & Resection
Advanced Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Highly Interventional ERCP
Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS)
Infusion Therapy


Henry Ford Hospital, Michigan

Morton Plant Hospital
Mease Countryside Hospital

West Coast Endoscopy
Safety Harbor Surgery Center

920 S. Myrtle Avenue
Suite A
Clearwater, FL 33756

Phone: (727) 462-0444

3280 N. McMullen Booth Road
Suite 140
Clearwater, FL 33761

Phone: (727) 286-6130

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What Patients Are Saying

“Dr. Degala is a very caring, friendly doctor. I felt very comfortable and would highly recommend him to anyone needing his type of services.”
- Edwards’s 2021 Google Review

“Dr. Degala is very responsive and an excellent physician. He really listens. He explains everything very thoroughly. He genuinely cares. He’s the best!!”
- Harrison’s 2020 Healthgrades Review

“Dr. Degala was very thorough with me explaining everything and listening to everything I had to say about previous treatments. I was very happy with his attentiveness.”
- Anonymous’ 2020 Patient Survey Comment

“Dr. Degala is a caring and concerned physician. He is a very good listener and took my concerns seriously. Also, he answered all my questions. I found him to be personable. I would recommend him without reservation.”
- Anonymous’ 2020 Healthgrades Review