Dr. Ananda Som, MD

Dr. Ananda Som, MD

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Dr. Ananda Som, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1986 and specializes in internal medicine, family medicine, and more.Read his story

30522 US Highway 19 N Ste 109

Palm Harbor, FL 34684

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Affiliated Health Systems
  • Affiliated Healthcare
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Affordable Health & Benefits
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American International Group (AIG)
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Dr. Som's Experience

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Dr. Som's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Som's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Som "I'm equipped to deal with whatever problem my patient brings -- no matter how common or rare, or how simple or complex. I'm specially trained to solve puzzling diagnostic problems and can handle severe chronic illnesses and situations where several different illnesses may strike at the same time. I also bring to patients an understanding of wellness (disease prevention and the promotion of health), women's health, substance abuse, mental health, as well as effective treatment for them. I'm honored to serve Palm Harbor, Oldsmar, Clearwater, Countryside, Safety Harbor, Eastlake, and Ozona. I'm a Primary Care Physician (PCP), Internal Medicine, Adult and Geriatric Medicine, Preventative Medicine I did my Residency in Internal Medicine, Finch University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School -- Ample experience in Primary Care & Preventative Medicine, ER, and Fast-track. I'm proficient in general medical procedures and minor surgery. excellent teaching and communication skills. I went to a very renowned Medical School - Maulana Azad Medical College I enjoyed doing my M.S. in Ophthalmology - University of Delhi Received Gold Medal, Best Resident 1991 Was Senior Resident, Ophthalmology at KS Children's Hospital, New Delhi I did my M.S. in Physiological Optics & Vision Research from University of Missouri – St. Louis, Missouri too before going for my Residency in Chicago and moving in Florida to start my practice. "
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This content was provided by Dr. Som "Dr Som is equipped to deal with whatever problem a patient brings -- no matter how common or rare, or how simple or complex. He is specially trained to solve puzzling diagnostic problems and can handle severe chronic illnesses and situations where several different illnesses may strike at the same time. He also bring to patients an understanding of wellness (disease prevention and the promotion of health), women's health, substance abuse, mental health, as well as effective treatment for them."

5  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Angiography
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Eye Examination
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Airforce School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Maulana Azad Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Finch U-Chicago Med Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Finch University Health Scis Chicago Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Medical School Maulana Azad Medical College M.S. In Ophthalmology University Of Delhi Gold Medal, Best Resident 1991
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Umsl
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • M.S. In Physiological Optics & Vision Research University Of Missouri St. Louis, Missouri
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Som has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Som's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Som

3.8

Based on 54 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I would not recommend this doctor. Really disappointed, referred to him by friend. Rushed through appointment, said I had a cold and sent me home. Got second opinion few days later because I was getting worse. Had a bacterial infection and walking pneumonia that needed medical attention and...Read More
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Mata H. in Palm Harbor, FL – Sep 10, 2018
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Very calm, caring and friendly. Explains test results and conditions. Allows patient to have a viewpoint, too, not arrogant like so many doctors. Excellent helpful nurse and nurse's assistant too.
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Ron – May 21, 2018
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Horrible. Money money money. Find a different doctor.
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Feb 27, 2018
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Best Doctor ever in my opinion
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Clearwater, FL – Aug 23, 2017
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I just had my first appointment with Dr. Som and was very pleased with him and his entire staff. He was very thorough and caring, and he took a lot of time to get to know me and my medical history. He made decisions on Day 1 that already have had positive effects.
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Palm Harbor, FL – Aug 04, 2017
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