Dr. Suma Prakash, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Female • Age 41

1001 Potrero Ave Bldg 100
San Francisco, CA 94110
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UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO GENERAL HOSPITAL
1001 Potrero Ave Bldg 100
San Francisco, CA 94110
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    Dr. Prakash's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Nephrology
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    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Kidney Stones
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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 Ottawa / Faculty of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    London Hlth Svcs Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Lhsc U Western Ontario
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Prakash & Staff

    • English
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    Office Locations

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    UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO GENERAL HOSPITAL
    1001 Potrero Ave Bldg 100
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 476-4617 (Office)
    (415) 282-8182 (Fax)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Prakash?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prakash to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Prakash
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Prakash
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.