Dr. Ranga Kota, MD

Dr. Ranga Kota, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Ranga Kota, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Portage, IN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Sri Venkateswara Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

3630 Willowcreek Rd # 1

Portage, IN 46368

Contact Information

(219) 759-5812

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kota'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

78  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Sri Venkateswara Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • B.H. University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • S.V. University Affiliat Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Prince George's Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Siu School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kota has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kota's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kota to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Kota'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Had 2 different appointments at 10am. He didn't walk into the office until 10:15-10:30. There's 3 other patients before me. Doctor's charge patients for being 15 minutes late. Why schedule patients then be consistently late?
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appointment/consult on 6/21/2016--on possible need for a procedure--Dr. Kota--was exceptional throughout--(consultation) I was given good information/comforting information on the procedure that was to be performed/as a patient that believe(s) that being involved(staying informed) and doing my part...more
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He told me that there was no way to get off of medication. He said do yoga or meditate. I showed my test results to my physician and he sent me to a surgeon to fix the problem.
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My husband has a history of colon cancer in his family and was told to get a colonoscopy by Dr. Kota, which is a "routine" procedure given his background. Months later we received bills for the services. We have BCBS/100% coverage on routine procedures. I found out that the office billed our...more
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