Suresh Prasad MD FACP, MB

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Suresh Prasad MD FACP, MB
Dr. Suresh Prasad has practiced medicine for over 15 years in the Permian Basin and remains both inquisitive and patient-focused. He is from India and attended Patna Medical College and Hospital. While there, he was awarded the "Shifton Gold Medal" for securing the highest rank in general medicine. After finishing medical school, Dr. Prasad enrolled in the Edgewater Medical Center residency program in Chicago, IL for his Internship and ­­Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Odessa, TX for his residency. Upon completing his residency programs, he began working in Monahans in 1999. Next, Dr. Prasad opened his own practice in 2004, Permian Internal Medicine Associates, where he currently is the president and holds certifications in internal medicine, hypertension, diabetes, sleep medicine, and obesity medicine. He also served as the medical director at Odessa Sleep Associates and as the chairman of the P & T committee at Odessa Regional Medical Center. Further, Dr. Prasad is also the co­founder of premier research group, the Permian Research Foundation (PRF), which has brought west Texas to the forefront of Medical Research. He is a clinical assistant professor for the department of internal medicine at Texas Tech University Health Science Center and is involved in teaching residents, medical students, physician assistant students, and nurse practitioner students. He has received "Bridge to Excellence physician ( BTE) " Recognition in diabetes, hypertension, asthma, COPD and cardiac care, the Patient's Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition for 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 TTUHSC School of Medicine "Distinguished Alumni Award for Community Outreach," and Community Statesman Heritage Foundation Award in Health and Science for 2012. He was elected for Fellowship by American College of Physician (FACP) in 2010 as well.

403 Pittsburg Ave

Odessa, TX 79761

Contact Information

(432) 332-3400

Suresh Prasad MD FACP, MB

Suresh Prasad MD FACP, MB

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  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Suresh Prasad MD FACP's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Suresh Prasad MD FACP "Permian Internal Medicine Associates is guided at all times by the value of compassion, mercy, and respect for each of our patients. Our mission is to serve the people of this community, as well as, our surrounding communities with the upmost care. Our services are individually designed to meet the varied needs of each patient and to provide comprehensive care for the mind and body."

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
6

Conditions Treated

  • Diabetes Type 2
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
5

Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Physical Examination
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care (3/3/2017)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Patna University / Patna Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Edgewater Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Tex Tech University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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Suresh Prasad MD FACP's Reviews

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4.1
based on 19 total reviews (2 with comments)
Suresh Prasad MD FACP's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • 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
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Midland, TX |
Dr. S. Prasad, his doctor wife and his Physicians assistants all care very much about you. They are very thorough in their examinations and run additional tests if indicators are there. Very competent and professional. Their website allowing you to look at your test results and ask questions is wonderful.
in Odessa, TX |
been everythihg that you need in a doctor caring him and his wife
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Suresh Prasad MD FACP accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
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Hospitals where Suresh Prasad MD FACP has admitting privileges

Medical Center Hospital
500 W 4th St
Odessa, TX 79761
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Odessa Regional Medical Center
520 E 6th St
Odessa, TX 79761
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