Dr. Kanakapura Venkatakrishna, MD

Dr. Kanakapura Venkatakrishna, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Kanakapura Venkatakrishna, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Fort Wayne, IN. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

11104 Parkview Circle Dr Ste 330

Fort Wayne, IN 46845

Contact Information

(260) 471-5114

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hyperkalemia
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Government Medical College Mysore, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Venkatakrishna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Venkatakrishna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Venkatakrishna to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Venkatakrishna's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Venkatakrishna accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Dekalb Health
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Auburn, IN 46706
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Dupont Hospital
2520 E Dupont Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
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Kosciusko Community Hospital
2101 East Dubois Drive
Warsaw, IN 46580
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Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
7950 W Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
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Parkview Lagrange Hospital
207 N Townline Rd
Lagrange, IN 46761
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Parkview Noble Hospital
401 N Sawyer Rd
Kendallville, IN 46755
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Parkview Regional Medical Center
11109 Parkview Plaza Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
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Parkview Whitley Hospital
1260 E State Road 205
Columbia City, IN 46725
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St. Joseph Hospital
700 Broadway
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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