Dr. Prasad Palakurthy, MD

Dr. Prasad Palakurthy, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Prasad Palakurthy, MD is a cardiology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Osmania Med College Hyderabad India in 1974 and specializes in cardiology.

6000 University Ave Ste A20

Des Moines, IA 50311

Contact Information

(515) 241-2330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Palakurthy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palakurthy treats Heart Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Palakurthy treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palakurthy performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Palakurthy performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palakurthy performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Palakurthy performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

About Me

Biography

Dr. Prasad Palakurthy, MD is a cardiology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Osmania Med College Hyderabad India in 1974 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Cook County Hospital Chicago
    Residency Hospital
  • Cook County Hospital Chicago
    Internship Hospital
  • 1981
    Sinai Grace Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1974
    Osmania Med College Hyderabad India
    Medical School
    1974

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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