Dr. Prabhakara Babu Ravi, MD

Dr. Prabhakara Babu Ravi, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Prabhakara Babu Ravi, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Athens, AL. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

102 Sanders St

Athens, AL 35611

Contact Information

(256) 232-2275

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ulcer
high
more than 86% of peers
Heartburn
normal
more than 66% of peers
Esophagitis
normal
more than 62% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ravi "As a Surgeon, I take pride in my work. I like to provide the best surgical care, explain to my patients about the surgical procedure, preoperative and post operative care and see that the entire process moves smoothly. I consider the patient as a partner in the decision making about the treatment. I will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the treatment."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Mastectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Loyola College, Vijayawada, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
  • Saint Johns Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • French Polyclin Hlth Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • French Polyclin Hlth Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New Rochelle Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Certified By Royal College Of Surgeons Of Edinburgh, and American Board Of Surgery.
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ravi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ravi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ravi to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ravi'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Decatur, Al |
Kind , patient, discusses your surgery with you , and then follow up for post surgery is excellent.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ravi accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ravi has admitting privileges

Athens - Limestone Hospital
700 W Market St
Athens, AL 35611
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