Dr. Ramesh Kannegenti, MD

Dr. Ramesh Kannegenti, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Ramesh Kannegenti, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Guntur Medical College in 1981 and specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

820 Brookstone Centre Pkwy

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 653-2889

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kannegenti "Dr. Kannegenti is committed to providing exceptional care of behavioral health services and Suboxone Treatment for Drug Addiction to individuals and their families. We all worry and experience mood swings. Many people wonder sometimes if they have mental problems and some are afraid to get help. They may feel sad or elated, anxious, depressed, overwhelmed, fearful disoriented, or forgetful. Relationships may become difficult. We are here to help you lead a healthy and happy life. Call us today!"

5  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kannegenti does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • P.B.N. College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Guntur Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Guntur Med Coll Govt Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Sinai Hospital Of Detroit
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kannegenti has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kannegenti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Telugu

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Dr. Kannegenti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kannegenti to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Kannegenti's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Never had issues and for those people with an "accent phobia" his English is good and he does speaks perfectly clear. He is very respectful as well as his staff.
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Dr. K is an excellent Doctor. He takes the time to listen and make sure you are getting the best treatment out there. Also his staff is 100% commeted to you also. They are all the best there.
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Dr. Kannegenti is great. It should be pointed out that he is not a counselor, nor is he a therapist, nor is he a psychologist. I suggest looking up the distinction between these before choosing a mental health professional. That being said, as a psychiatrist, he listens intently and provides a...more
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He only saw me for a short visit then billed my insurance company over $1,000 for that one visit. He was rude and lacked any kind of empathy. I wouldn't trust this man or his morals.
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He was very hard for me to understand. I feel he also had a hard time understanding and listening to me. He kept asking me certain questions and seemed frustrated that he wasn't getting the answers he was looking for. Talking to him felt like talking to a wall. The appointment was very rushed and a...more
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