Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD

Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD

Save
Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(6)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Colorectal Surgery

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 8

New York, NY 10032
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SelectCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice
  • Vytra Health Plans

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Kiran's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kiran's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kiran performs Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) more than 100% of his peers

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

Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kiran treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kiran treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kiran performs Colectomy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kiran performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Kiran's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adhesions
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
Anorectal Disorders
Anorectal Stricture
Anorectal Surgery
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Biofeedback
Bowel Strangulation
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Mass
Colon Polyp
Colon Surgery
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colonic Volvulus
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Colorectal Polyp
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Constipation
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticular Diseases
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fecal Incontinence
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Genital Warts
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Cancer
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Obstruction
Intussusception
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Megacolon
Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Cystocele and Rectocele Repair
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Pelvic Fistula Repair
Pelvic Floor Disorders
Pelvic Floor Reconstruction
Pelvic Floor Therapy
Pilonidal Cyst
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Abscess
Rectal Bleeding
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Surgery
Rectal-Colon Bleeding
Rectourethral Fistula
Rectovaginal Fistula
Rectovaginal Repair
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
Small Bowel Resection
Small Bowel Surgery
Sphincter Reserving Surgery
Sphincterotomy
Strictureplasty for Crohn's Disease
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Vaginal Fistula

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2009
    Cleveland Clinic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2009
    Bronx-Lebanon Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2006
    St Mary's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 1989
    Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

Dr. Kiran's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kiran

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kiran?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Kiran's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD
Reply
Excellent caring doctor and phenomenal surgeon. Great staff. Was able to help me when I developed multiple complications after previous surgeries.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD?
Reply
My first experience with Dr. Pokala Kiran was surely my last. Going in for Colon & Rectal Surgery is an already embarrassing and overwhelming experience. Dr. Kiran was determined to make it, not only an increasingly embarrassing assessment, but managed to make me more confused after. He continued...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option6
thumbs down icon option3
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Pokala Kiran, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Kiran?

Locations

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Colorectal Surgery

New Patient?
(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Kiran treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Colon Surgeons & Rectal Surgeons

More Colon Surgeons & Rectal Surgeons like Dr. Kiran at Columbia University Medical Center Division of Colorectal Surgery

Show All Colon Surgeons & Rectal Surgeons