Dr. Krishna Venkatesh, MD

Dr. Krishna Venkatesh, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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40 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Krishna Venkatesh, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Gilbert, AZ. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Tri-City Colo-Rectal Surgery

2223 E Baseline Rd Ste A

Gilbert, AZ 85234
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Banner Physician Hospital Organization (BPHO)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • CopperPoint Mutual
  • Coventry Health Care

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Dr. Venkatesh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatesh performs Colectomy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Venkatesh performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatesh performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Venkatesh performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatesh performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Venkatesh performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Dr. Venkatesh's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
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
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Male Infertility
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
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)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Krishna Venkatesh, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Gilbert, AZ. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2010
    St. Francis Hospital and Med. Ctr.
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Creighton University
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1976
    Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1976

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Dr. Venkatesh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Venkatesh

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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This man is prejudiced. And I mean man, because he is no doctor. This man milked me for government money and took a few small polyps and left the biggest that had a ring around it which means pre cancers. Also it was like he had used a dirty knife I was in so much pain after. I went to hospital...Read More
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One of the best Doctor's out there!!!
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Fabulous doctor! Very knowledgeable and gives you confidence in his bedside manner. Response to a concern is fast and that was very important to me. I appreciate my care given by Dr. KSV senior!
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Botched my surgery 12 months ago, no change in symptoms after surgery. Misdiagnosed me all year long, stating my rectal problems is due to nerves in my back. I was just diagnosed with the same full wall rectal prolapse that he tried to fix a year ao. now I have complications and will have to...Read More
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Hello I am not certain whether this would be an appropriate place to leave a message for Dr. Venkatesh. I would like to know whether he is the son of Dr. A. Venkatesh who studied at Kilpauk Medical and graduated in 1971 in Chennai. Dr. Prithikachary his class mate who is a neurologist had met up...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Ameriben
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Banner Health
Banner Physician Hospital Organization (BPHO)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
CopperPoint Mutual
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
Fortified Provider Network
Galaxy Health Network
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
HealthPartners
Humana
Gold
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Medicaid
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
One Health
One Health PPO
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
Self Pay
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare
University Physicians
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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