Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD

Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 50

Accepting new patients

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(571) 470-7617

Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Reston, VA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Reston Hospital Center and Stonesprings Hospital Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pullarkat to book an appointment.

Locations

Surgical Consultants of Northern Virginia

Scnv1830 Town Center Dr Ste 101 Reston, VA 20190
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Pullarkat is affiliated with Reston Hospital Center Reston, a highly rated hospital.

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Dr Pullarkat took excellent care of my dad during an emergency room visit that led to an overnight stay in the hospital. He kept the family updated and informed every step of the way, and his manner was gracious and kind.
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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May 20, 2020
Excellent physician and wonderful bedside manners. Impeccable surgical diagnosis and treatment in addition to superior surgical skills.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Srinivas Sharma – Apr 20, 2020
Excellent bedside manner and tremendous surgical skills
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Reston, VA – May 15, 2019
One of the best doctors in the area. Very knowledgeable and answers all questions very patiently. He is kind and emphatic.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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AP in Ashburn, VA – Nov 11, 2017
Very Satisfied with Dr. Pullarkat's service, very patient and through anwers all questions without rushing !!!!
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Fairfax, VA – Feb 06, 2016

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pullarkat's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pullarkat treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Pullarkat treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Rib Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pullarkat treats Rib Fracture more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Pullarkat treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pullarkat treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Pullarkat treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Pullarkat's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphangioma
  • Mastectomy
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
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Platinum OAEPO-VA
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Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat believes in cost effective, quality surgical care for his patients. Making the decision to have surgery is a very personal one and...Read more

Biography

Ranjit was born in Texas and grew up in New York City. He attended the six-year combined BA/MD program at Boston University. While he originally planned...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Baystate Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Baystate Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD?

Call (571) 470-7617 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pullarkat frequently treats Traumatic Brain Injury, Rib Fracture, and Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pullarkat treats.

Where is Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD's office located?

Dr. Pullarkat's office is located at 1830 Town Center Dr Ste 101, Reston, VA 20190. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD speak?

Dr. Pullarkat speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Ranjit Pullarkat, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Pullarkat has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Pullarkat is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Reston Hospital Center

Reston, VA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Stonesprings Hospital Center

Dulles, VA

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average