Dr. Venkata Budharaju, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Venkata Budharaju, MD
Dr. Venkata Budharaju, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. He is 45 years old. Dr. Budharaju is affiliated with Saint Anthony's Hospital, Morton Plant Hospital, St. Petersburg General Hospital, Palms of Pasadena Hospital, Largo Medical Center, Northside Hospital &Tampa Bay Heart Institute and Bayfront Medical Center.

2763 1st Ave N

Saint Petersburg, FL 33713

Contact Information

(727) 623-9913

Dr. Venkata Budharaju, MD

Dr. Venkata Budharaju, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Budharaju's Experience

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Dr. Budharaju's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
44

Conditions Treated

  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Budharaju's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Budharaju to family and friends
3.4
based on 27 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Budharaju'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
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
St Petersburg, FL |
I was not impressed with the doctor or his staff. We were there for my father's first appt. The dr. recommended insulin. The instructions, supplies, advice, etc. were explained quickly and not clearly. The info was overwhelming for me and even more so for my father. We were shuffled from one office to another repeatedly. We'll find a different doctor that has a system in place to educate the patients regarding diet, how to use medication, where to attend class on diabetes.
St Petersburg, FL |
My experience with Dr Budharaju was a GOOD one. However, my complaints are about his staff. On MULTIPLE occasions I have been on hold for an avg of 20-30 mins. My calls were to schedule an appt for a procedure I needed, so I would wait. There were a couple of times that while on hold for nearly 30 mins I would be disconnected intentionally for their lunch hour. I also left msgs with staff but with no return calls. I did this specifically with the front desk clerk Crystal & for the billing dept.
in Largo, FL |
He listens to what I have to say and never shames me like other doctors.
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Dr. Budharaju accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
    AvMed PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
    NetworkBlue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Wellpath Preferred PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Preferred PPO
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  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Budharaju has admitting privileges

Bayfront Medical Center
701 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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Largo Medical Center
201 14th St SW
Largo, FL 33770
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Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas St
Clearwater, FL 33756
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Northside Hospital &Tampa Bay Heart Institute
6000 49th St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
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Palms of Pasadena Hospital
1501 Pasadena Ave S
South Pasadena, FL 33707
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Saint Anthony's Hospital
1200 7th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
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St. Petersburg General Hospital
6500 38th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
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