Dr. Vernu Visvalingam, MD

Dr. Vernu Visvalingam, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(11)
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Dr. Vernu Visvalingam, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in gastroenterology.

3333 Cattlemen Rd Ste 202

Sarasota, FL 34232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Visvalingam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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12

Procedures

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

  • University School Of Ny Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Visvalingam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Visvalingam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Visvalingam to family and friends
4.2
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Visvalingam's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Sarasota, FL
Not a good diagnostician. If you ask for a second opinion, he will drop you as a patient.
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in Sarasota, FL
He just wrote scripts and pushed me out the door. Terrible bedside manor. Seemed to dislike his profession.
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