Dr. Shivanhalli Prakash, MD

Dr. Shivanhalli Prakash, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
68 y/o
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Dr. Shivanhalli Prakash, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton Township, MI. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Shivana N. Prakash, MD

43311 Commons Dr

Clinton Township, MI 48038
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
high
more than 84% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
high
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Prakash's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Prakash "Dr. Prakash has been recognized three years in a row as one of Hour Detroit Magazine's "Top Docs." He was also listed in the 2015 - 2016 edition of "The Leading Physicians of The World.""
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • International College of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Royal Coll Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prakash has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Prakash is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Prakash's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prakash to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Prakash's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Clinton Township, MI
Dr. Prakash performed hernia surgery on me. The operation went very well and I have recovered with little to no pain and discomfort. Dr Prakash was very good to work with, and he and his residents made sure I was well informed about the procedure and what to expect.
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in Sterling Heights, MI
Dr Prakash has the perfect bedside manner! He's sweet and kind! Takes his time with his patients! I would highly recommend Dr. Prakash to anyone! His staff is very caring and understanding! Thank you Dr. Prakash!
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in Macomb, MI
I highly recommend considering Dr. Prakash for surgery and treatment. He performed emergency surgery on me in June 2016 and I credit his prompt actions and diagnosis of my condition with saving my life. The follow up surgery in December 2016 was equally successful. I was also very impressed with...more
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