Dr. Sukanya Makkapati, DO

Dr. Sukanya Makkapati, DO

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Dr. Sukanya Makkapati, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1993 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

4949 Westown Pkwy Ste 140

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 223-5466

Insurance Accepted

  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HAP Insurance
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Dr. Makkapati's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makkapati treats Breast Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Makkapati treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Syphilis Screening
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makkapati performs Syphilis Screening more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Makkapati performs this procedure more than 98% of her peers

Hysteroscopy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makkapati performs Hysteroscopy more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Makkapati performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • Operative Hysteroscopy

Dr. Makkapati's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atrophic Vaginitis
Birth Control
Blood Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Breech Position
Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Cervical Polyps
Cervicitis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Colporrhaphy
Colposcopy
Congenital Heart Defects
C-Section
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Dilation and Curettage
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endometrial Ablation
Endometriosis
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Female Infertility
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fetal Monitoring
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Screening
Gynecologic Cancer
Heart Disease
Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
High Risk Pregnancy
HIV Screening
Hormone Replacement Therapy
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maternal Anemia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Menstrual Migraine
Miscarriages
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cysts
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Perimenopause
Placenta Previa
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Preeclampsia
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sympathectomy
Symptomatic Menopause
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vaginosis Screening
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

Dr. Makkapati specializes in comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care for women of all ages.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecologic Surgery

Education

1998
State University of New York At Buffalo
Residency Hospital
1993
Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1989
University of Iowa
Undergraduate School
1998
1993
1989

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Makkapati

3.7

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This doctor is very knowledgeable and personable. She explained testing results, needed surgery, and post op issues clearly and was open to answering questions. The people working with her are great! I wholeheartedly recommend her and her colleagues.
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I had the pleasure of getting to see Dr. Makkapati numerous times throughout my pregnancy. She is absolutely wonderful and caring. She is a great listener and she never seemed rushed or too busy to answer my questions. I would recommend Dr. Makkapati to anyone and everyone!
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Locations

West Des Moines OB/GYN Associates

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthPartners
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medica
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Principal Life
Tricare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select
Wells Fargo Insurance

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