Dr. Santhi Vege, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 67

  

Dr. Santhi Vege, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Vege's Reviews

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4.8

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All 5 stars may seem strange, but that's how impressed I am with this fine gentleman. He is very interested in his patients and interacts on a personal level.
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Dr. Vege's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vege treats Abdominal Disorders more than 83% of his peers

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

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vege treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Vege treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vege treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Vege treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Vege's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • E. coli Food Poisoning
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Santhi Vege, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Residency Hospital
1981
Post Grad Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Govt Genl Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
Govt Genl Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U
Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

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85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)