Dr. Madhu Prasad, MD

Dr. Madhu Prasad, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. Madhu Prasad, MD is a general surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Wayne State University in 1990 and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.

2741 Debarr Rd Ste C402

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 276-3676

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Esophageal Cancer
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more than 78% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 77% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
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more than 76% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

66  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prasad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prasad's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prasad to family and friends
22 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Prasad'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

Patient Comments (11)

I called to schedule and confirm the referral had arrived, the receptionist said well call you to schedule within 48 hours for the consultation , 2 weeks later they called and we said never mind . She was very snarky when we said we’d went with another office . Unprofessional from our 2 phone calls...more
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Went in for Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic hernia repair for one hernia. Nothing minimal about the surgery as I had eleven incisions totaling ~18"; two and a half times more than if done incisional and within three months the hernia repair failed and I gained two new ones; one the size of a...more
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I just had my gall bladder removed. He did an excellent job. Hardly any pain after surgery.
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Unfortunately I have to give a star when he deserves none. Worse doctor known to man. He performed a colectomy with temporary loop ileostomy. 9 months later, I still have not healed and he said I need my surgery re-done and he does not have the expertise to do so. He said he would find a surgeon...more
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My experience with Dr. Prasad could not have gone any better. He took the time to explain everything to me throughout the entire process. I felt informed and well cared for from my first meeting with him to my final followup appointment. The surgery itself went flawlessly. Because of his...more
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