Dr. Shanthi Prakash, MD

Dr. Shanthi Prakash, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
58 y/o
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Dr. Shanthi Prakash, MD is a family medicine specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Calicut Medical College in 1985 and specializes in family medicine.

Sunshine Medical Center

5937 Beneva Rd

Sarasota, FL 34238
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Prakash's Experience

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Dr. Prakash's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prakash "- Compassionate, cutting edge medical care for families with individuals ages 2 and up. - To help empower the patient with information about the state of their health necessary to make good decisions about the proper care they need. - Work one on one with each patient, listening to their needs and concerns and coming up with a suitable integrative healthcare plan. - Leveraging preventative care measures. "
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Calicut Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St Joseph's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph's Family Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prakash has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prakash's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prakash to family and friends
4.4
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Prakash's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Sarasota, FL
Dr. Shanthi Prakash has been my PCP for at least 10 years. She is everything you would expect your PCP to be. She listens, gives you full attention, and assures you understand. She is supportive and encouraging. If she is not available, you can see her husband and partner who is equally as great. I...more
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in Sarasota, FL
I feel so well guided by both doctors - they truly listen and take into consideration present circumstances. It's truly a blessing that we have landed in their care.
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