Dr. Subbu Nagappan, MD

Dr. Subbu Nagappan, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Subbu Nagappan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1983 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Riverside Medical Clinic

7117 Brockton Ave

Riverside, CA 92506
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Inland Empire Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
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more than 53% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 52% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 49% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
23

Conditions Treated

18

Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nagappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Nagappan does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Nagappan and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Riverside Community Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Nagappan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nagappan to family and friends
4.0
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Nagappan'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
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Riverside, CA
Dr Nagappan has helped me tremendously. My surgery went smoothly with no issues from scheduling through follow up. Highly recommended. His staff does a great job as well.
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in Corona, CA
I felt very comfortable with Dr. Nagappan. My surgery was very emotional for me, but he was very comforting, along with his staff. He did a great job and now I am back on the grind... Thank you.
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I took my son to the E.R and he needed to have his appendix removed and Dr.Nagappan performed the surgery.He was informative, caring,and professional. He also let me know that he could be reached whenever I needed him or had any questions. The best surgeon ever!
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