Dr. Holavanahalli Keshava-Prasad, MD

Dr. Holavanahalli Keshava-Prasad, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Holavanahalli Keshava-Prasad, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College in 1981 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

3730 S Eastern Ave

Las Vegas, NV 89169
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice

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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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more than 97% of peers
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more than 95% of peers
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Keshava-Prasad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Keshava-Prasad "EDUCATION Dr. Prasad graduated with a medical degree from the Bangalore Medical College in India. He received graduate training in Medicine and Pathology at the prestigious Jawaharlal Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education and Research in Pondicherry, India. After that he trained and worked in internal medicine and hematology in the UK. He then completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas, and his hematology-oncology fellowship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas. During his stay in Little Rock, he worked at the world-renowned Myeloma Institute. AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST Specializes in the treatment of various cancer types with a special interest in the following areas: anemia, leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, lung cancer, hospice and palliative medicine and clinical research. EXPERIENCE Dr. Prasad has had diverse and wide-ranging clinical experiences outside the US spanning various countries including India, Saudi Arabia and the UK. In Las Vegas, he has worked as an internist as well as a solo hematologist/oncologist. He joined Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada in 2010. He has also participated in many research studies and has published scientific articles. PERSONAL In his free time, Dr. Prasad enjoys music, Indian culture, reading, sports and physical fitness pursuits. BOARD CERTIFIED Internal Medicine Hematology Medical Oncology Hospice/Palliative Medicine MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS American College of Physicians Royal Colleges of Physicians and Pathologists (UK) American Society of Hematology American Society of Clinical Oncology Clark County Medical Society "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keshava-Prasad "My patient philosophy is first, do no harm, treat patients with compassion and enhance quality of life."


  • Medical Oncology
  • Cancer Research
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • National Schools and College, Bangalore, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Bangalore Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Red Rock Medical Group in Las Vegas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keshava-Prasad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keshava-Prasad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keshava-Prasad to family and friends
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

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Dr. Keshava-Prasad's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Horrible experiance! The office staff and Doctor do not communicate many mistakes are made concerning scheduling. Such a waste of time and money and still nothing has has been accomplished. The place is a chemo factory and the just rudest people. They treat you no different than cattle.
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He is amazing, very calm and takes the time to explain and answer your concerns. Takes attention to details and portraits confidence.
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