Dr. Amar Garapati, MD

Dr. Amar Garapati, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Amar Garapati, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1996 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

903 N 129th Infantry Dr Ste 400

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

(815) 725-2653

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Garapati's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Emphysema
Eosinophilic Asthma
Fungal Infections
Histoplasmosis
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Amar Garapati, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1996 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1996
Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1996

Awards

Dr. Garapati's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garapati

2.7

Based on 7 reviews

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My family doctor made the appt after seeing an abnormal CT scan. The staff and Dr. Garapati were very polite and nice. Dr. Garapati was straight forward and informed me of all the possibilities this could be (didn't really like hearing it but appreciated the honesty). He then ordered more tests....Read More
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First time with this doc and he was great. Would not recommend this place though-they have rules for everything but make you wait 45 min for your appt. When I asked the nurse is this typical, she hesitated and said the doc spent extra time with some patients. This leads me to believe this is what...Read More
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The doctor is ok - he never remembers to refill my maintenance prescriptions however. This means I'm stuck working with his office staff. They are absolutely rude, incompetent and lazy. There are always problems with the phone and people drop the ball when you need anything. I've never NOT had...Read More
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He is compassionate, caring, and knowledgeable about lung conditions. He has a wonderful bedside manner. I would recommend him to anyone I cared about who needed respiratory services. The office staff are caring and wonderful as well.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Priority Health
Priority PPO

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