Dr. Venkat Banda, MD

Dr. Venkat Banda, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Venkat Banda, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Siddartha Medical College in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine, geriatric medicine, and more.Read his story

8585 Picardy Ave

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Banda's Experience

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Dr. Banda'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 Hospital Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Banda's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Banda "Venkat Banda, MD, FACP, earned his Doctor of Medicine from Siddhartha Medical College in Vijayawada, India. He completed his residency at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Illinois. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Banda is the Program Director of the Baton Rouge General Internal Medicine Residency Program and Assistant Professor for Tulane University School of Medicine. He recently obtained his Green Belt Lean Six Sigma Certification."

3  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Hospital Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

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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

  • Siddartha Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • American College Of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Resident of the Year - St. Francis Hospital, 1995
  • LEAD Program Clerkship - Internal Medicine - Tulane University School of Medicine - Owl Club, 2011
  • Off Service Teacher of the Year - Family Medicine Residency Program, 2009
  • Teacher of the Year - Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2004
  • Medical Director of the Year - LA Nursing Home Association, 2002
  • Teacher of the Year - Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2007
  • LEAD Program Clerkship - Internal Medicine - Tulane University School of Medicine - Owl Club, 2012
Media & Publications
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans with Organizing Pneumonia in Rheumatoid Arthritis,
  • Nosocomial Legionnaires Disease: A Case Report and Review of the Literature., Sept 1993
  • Multiple Primary Lung Cancers: A Case Report and Review of Literature., Sept 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Banda's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Banda to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Banda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He was very professional and kind with my mother and our family. His friendly and open demeanor as well has his thoroughness made our experience as possible under the circumstances. Highly recommend.
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What a great compliment! Thank you for sharing your experience with Dr. Banda.

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He was very compassionate with our family. He answered all of our questions. Very professional !
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Very considerate physician with my mother while she was ill. He and the BRG staff were wonderful.
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A sloppy physician!
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Any physician who misses seeing his patients for 5 consecutive days is not to be trusted. Be ware!
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