Capital Digestive Physician Gursharn S. Rakhra, MD

Gursharn S. Rakhra, MD


Dr. Sharni Rakhra is a board-certified, fellowship-trained gastroenterologist. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of general gastroenterology, including screening procedures and hepatology. 

He has a particular interest in the following conditions:  

  • General gastroenterology 
  • Hepatology 

Dr. Rakhra earned his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, and his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland.  He completed an internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at the Albany Medical Center Hospital in Albany, NY. Before joining Capital Digestive Care, Dr. Rakhra had a gastroenterology practice based in Lexington, KY. 


  • English

Office Locations

Special Areas of Interest

  • General gastroenterology 
  • Hepatology 



Medical Education 

  • Royal College of Surgeons / Dublin, Ireland / Doctor of Medicine 


  • Albany Medical Center Hospital / Albany, NY 


  • Gastroenterology / Albany Medical Center Hospital / Albany, NY 

Undergraduate Education 

  • Dartmouth College / Hanover, NH 


  • Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

    American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine