Dr. Harish Kakkilaya, MD

Dr. Harish Kakkilaya, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Harish Kakkilaya, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Haddon Heights, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

Lourdes Medical Associates

120 White Horse Pike Ste 103

Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kakkilaya performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
more than 16% of peers

Dr. Kakkilaya's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kakkilaya's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kakkilaya "Specializes in Weight Loss Surgery(Bariatric Surgery) and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery ( Laparoscopic Colon Resections, Hernia repairs, Etc)"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kakkilaya "Lourdes Medical Associates (LMA) is a professional association of primary care and specialty physicians integrated into a healthcare network of hospital and outpatient services. We are dedicated to serving patients seeking high quality, compassionate, and affordable care close to home."

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Mysore Med College Mysore University Karnataka India
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Northwest Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kakkilaya's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkilaya to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kakkilaya's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

100 % my wife and i had the sleeve surgery done on december of 2017 and both of us are doing great this is an awsum doctor and his staff are second to none my son is now going to have the same surgery this doc is the best hands down
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Best doctor I have ever seen !!
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Would highly recommend Dr K. The level of care is bar none and everyone in the office is WONDERFUL
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Dr. K. treats you as an individual, not a number and listens to your personal concerns.
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I love Dr. Kakkilaya, he has done 2 surgerys for me and when I opened my eyes both times he was the frist thing I saw. that meant alot to me. If I ever have to have a procedure done again I will 100% go to Dr K.
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