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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male

3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS 66103
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The University of Kansas Hospital
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160

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HOSPITAL LOBBY-SPINE CENTER
HOSPITAL LOBBY-SPINE CENTER
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS 66103
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    Dr. Ponnuru's Experience

    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Breast Lift Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Liposuction
    • Skin and Tissue Reduction
    • Skin Grafts
    • Wound Repair
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    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Gynecomastia
    • Localized Adiposity
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Third-Degree Burns
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ponnuru & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ponnuru's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Ponnuru
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
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    Office Locations

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    HOSPITAL LOBBY-SPINE CENTER
    3901 Rainbow Blvd
    Kansas City, KS 66103
    (913) 588-5000 (Office)
    (913) 588-6765 (Fax)
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