Dr. Guru Reddy, MD

Dr. Guru Reddy, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Guru Reddy, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

275 Lantern Bend Dr Ste 200

Houston, TX 77090

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lactose Intolerance
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Reddy's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Reddy "Dr. Guru N. Reddy received his training in Gastroenterology, Liver Diseases and Nutrition at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed his Fellowship in 1988. Dr. Reddy has been in private practice since 1988. He is the founder of Digestive & Liver Disease Consultants, P.A. - Upon completing his Fellowship in 1988, Dr. Reddy opened one of the largest gastroenterology and liver clinics in Houston, Digestive & Liver Disease Consultants, PA. For his professional contributions and achievements in the field of gastroenterology, Dr. Reddy is regarded as an icon in his specialty. He is recognized as an excellent clinician, superb endoscopist, and a true leader and is the recipient of myriad awards and accolades. More recently he is voted to Houston's Top Doctors and recognized in Top Docs H Texas Magazine consecutively from 2006-2017, as well as Houstonia Magazine 2013-2017. He is also recognized as 2006 America's Top Physicians by Consumer's Research Council of America-2006 edition of America's Top Physicians. Dr. Reddy is recognized for treatment of his patients with utmost compassion and care. His endoscopic expertise and skills involve performing all Gastrointestinal Endoscopies, including complex interventional pancreatic and biliary endoscopic procedures. He has pioneered over the years in introducing any newly developed endoscopic procedure across the world for the first time to the North Houston communities. His comprehensive training in Liver diseases (Hepatology) and Liver transplantation at Baylor College of Medicine, facilitated to develop a very large liver practice. He provides through an outstanding team in the office, latest therapies for patients with acute and chronic liver diseases. The liver Center in the practice is dedicated for the care of these patients. Dr. Reddy believes in always listening to his patients thoroughly and earns their confidence prior to performing any tests or treatment. He also strongly believes in "patient education" and at every step of the practice and the endoscopy center, comprehensive education materials are made available for patients. He is a regular speaker and speaks on diverse gastrointestinal and liver disease topics for physicians, nurses, patients, and others. Dr. Reddy has spoken at many regional, national and international meetings. Dr. Reddy distinguishes as an outstanding physician leader and continues to serve in diverse capacities. As a thought leader, he spearheaded several policy and quality improvement issues. Dr. Reddy has served the hospitals as Chair of Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement, Pharmacy & Therapeutics, Continuing Medical Education, Endoscopy, and Medical Staff By Laws. Recognized by his peers for his leadership and dynamism, he was elected to serve as Chief of Staff of Houston Northwest Medical Center (HNMC) and Northeast Medical Center Hospitals. He also served on the boards of these hospitals. During his tenure as Chief of Staff of HNMC, the hospital was voted in the top 100 hospitals in the nation. He is also one of the founding Board member of Kingwood Medical Center. Dr. Reddy currently serves on the Board of Texas Gulf Coast Gastrointestinal Society and Advisory Board of the S.E. Chapter of the American Liver Foundation. He enjoys the distinction and honor of serving as the President Elect of Harris County Medical Society (HCMS) this year. HCMS is the largest county medical society in the U.S. with a membership of 10,000 plus physicians. He served as the Chair of the Board of Medical Legislation and the Chair of the Council of Hospital Chiefs of Staff of HCMS. He currently serves as a second year Member at Large. He also serves on the Board of Houston Academy of Medicine as its Treasurer. Dr. Reddy cannot contain his enthusiasm in quoting "our patients today enjoy the entire experience in our center and constantly thank us for it. This is the best that has happened in my life". "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Reddy "Dr. Reddy has been providing outstanding Gastrointestinal and Liver care for patients in the Harris and Montgomery counties since 1987. Our highly acclaimed group of gastroenterologists, board certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and liver diseases have enjoyed a superb reputation in the community. The practice has been serving patients at three convenient locations in North Houston, Humble/Kingwood and The Woodlands/Conroe areas. From consultative services and diagnostic procedures and most importantly endoscopic procedures, the physicians at DLDC have achieved a seamless integration of services, by providing them under one roof. DLDC boasts a state-of-the-art, modern gastrointestinal diagnostic center and a fully accredited endoscopy and surgery center. Every detail is attended to meticulously at the center in an effort to transform each patient's care into a gratifying experience."
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3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Osmania Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wayne St University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Reddy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reddy's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Reddy to family and friends
108 total reviews (44 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (108)

  • 5
    (86)
  • 4
    (9)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Reddy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (44)

Very satisfied with everyone.
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multiple medical tests over 10+ years no complications, quality of care excellent. questions always answered to our satisfaction
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Dr. Reddy has been my DR for over 15 years. I trust him and his advice!
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Have been a patient of Dr. Reddy over 20 years. He and his wonderful staff, Laura Peterson, PA, and Rochelle have taken great care of my husband and me. It is really comforting to go to a doctor’s office where you are known, treated personally, and helped to find physical healing. I highly...more
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timely, friendly, professional service
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