Dr. Kota Venkatesh, MD

Dr. Kota Venkatesh, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Kota Venkatesh, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Suwanee, GA. He graduated from Manipal Academy Of Higher Educ and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, surgery, and more.

3905 Johns Creek Ct Ste 200

Suwanee, GA 30024

Contact Information

(770) 495-0799

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Venkatesh'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Venkatesh "We consider it a privilege to take care of you and so we work diligently to provide comprehensive care of the lower gastrointestinal tract and the highest level of medical care with state-of-the-art technologies. We are Committed towards providing excellent care that is patient centered and compassionate, in a friendly and safe manner. We strive to meet the individual needs and demands of each patient by providing personalized care and believe in being sensitive to the needs of our patients."

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

39  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Manipal Academy Of Higher Educ
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Affiliated Hops
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Venkatesh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Kannada
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Venkatesh's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Venkatesh to family and friends
60 total reviews (37 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Venkatesh'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (37)

Dr Venkatesh is an excellent and knowledgeable surgeon . He is a good listener and goes to a great length to meet your own individual needs and choices. He really inspires confidence .His staff make s fantastic team of a highly professional and dedicated people. AA
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Very pleased...Great bed side manner...Staff very helpful!
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This is the best thing that ever happened to me. I feel great!
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Dr. V is the best this staff is incredible. Highly recommend!
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This is the best staff I've worked with Dr. Kata is so patient & compassionate.
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