Dr. Praveen Prasad, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(6)
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Dr. Praveen Prasad, MD
Dr. Praveen Prasad, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Des Moines, IA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Prasad is affiliated with Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.

1111 6th Ave

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 643-2084

Dr. Praveen Prasad, MD

Dr. Praveen Prasad, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • 6 More

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Dr. Prasad's Experience

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Dr. Prasad's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

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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

  • Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prasad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prasad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prasad to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Prasad's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Urbandale, IA |
Very professional, didn't recommend surgery, gave me the positive side to not having it, showed empathy and phenomenal bedside manner. All of his staff exhibit kindness and patience, very friendly. I really appreciate that in a doctor's office.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Prasad accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Life
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

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Hospitals where Dr. Prasad has admitting privileges

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Iowa Lutheran Hospital
700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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