Dr. Ramanarao Mettu, MD

Dr. Ramanarao Mettu, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ramanarao Mettu, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Pikeville, KY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U in 1973 and specializes in pulmonology, sleep medicine, and more.

387 Town Mountain Rd Ste 108

Pikeville, KY 41501

Contact Information

(606) 437-4925

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
1

Procedures

  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • United Hosps Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • United Hosps Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • V a New Jersey Health Care System-East Orange
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mettu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mettu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mettu to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Mettu'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
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mettu accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Mettu has admitting privileges

Pikeville Medical Center
911 Bypass Rd
Pikeville, KY 41501
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