Dr. Sankar Adusumilli, MD

Dr. Sankar Adusumilli, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Sankar Adusumilli, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC. He graduated from Royal College Of Physicians & Surgeons Edinburgh-Mrcs and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

2501 Atrium Dr Ste 305

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 235-0216

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Adusumilli'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Adusumilli "Establish the Triangle area, North Carolina, as the Center of Excellence in providing the highest quality Colorectal and Gastrointestinal care to our patients. Our clinic provides an atmosphere of privacy and professionalism with compassion unsurpassed in our specialty."

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

37  Conditions Treated


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51  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Repair
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colostomy
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lobectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Royal College Of Physicians & Surgeons Edinburgh-Mrcs
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Health Sciences / Andhra Medical College-Master Of Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of The West Indies / Trauma Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine-Bronx, New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cook County Hospitals, Chicago, Ilinois
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ilinois Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Adusumilli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adusumilli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adusumilli to family and friends
48 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Adusumilli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

For, starters, Dr A. & his staff are really professional and courteous. I can't say enough, how pleased I am, to have chosen such a Great Dr/Surgeon. I recently had surgery, & am so Thankful to have chosen him. He spends time, and explains everything to you. I am extremly cautious choosing...more
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Dr A. saved my life when he performed my colon resection. He is compassionate and caring. His staff is exceptional and know how to treat their patients. His PA Afton is wonderful and is the perfect complement to Dr A. I would highly reccomend him to anyone.
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Dr. Adusumilli performed my colon resection in June of 2016. All aspects of my care were excellent...the initial consultation, the surgery and hospital stay and the follow up appointments. He has my strongest recommendation.
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Dr. A has performed surgery on 6 members (hernia/gall bladder/colon) of my family and myself. I am also scheduled for surgery in 3 weeks for a hernia. There are no words that could possible express the gratitude that I have for Dr. A. He not only took my daughter under his wings to teach her as a...more
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Most call him simply Dr. A, since Dr Adusumilli is hard to remember and say. Dr A, performed three surgeries on me, the first saving my life. Only negative is sometimes he can be a little difficult to understand, but his office is excellent at letting you follow up and ask the same question...more
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