Dr. Prasadvarma Penmetsa, MD

Dr. Prasadvarma Penmetsa, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Prasadvarma Penmetsa, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rochester, NY. He graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences and specializes in gastroenterology.

103 Canal Ponds Blvd

Rochester, NY 14626

Contact Information

(585) 227-1080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Penmetsa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Penmetsa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Burnley General Hospital/University Of Manchester (Burnley Uk) Registrar In Medicine/Gastroenterology
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hartlepool General Hospital (Hartlepool Uk) Senior House Officer In Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital (Gateshead, Uk) Senior House Officer In Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Mary's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospitaluniversity Of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Case Western Reserve University/University Of Cleveland Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospitaluniversity Of Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penmetsa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penmetsa's Reviews

2.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Penmetsa to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Penmetsa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was a patient of Dr Penmetsa for almost 7 months although I only actually saw him twice near the end. I couldn't eat and as regurgitating everything for the whole time, losing almost 70 lbs. He diagnosed me with acid reflux and told me to change my diet...even though couldn't eat! I ended up...more
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