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Dr. Vishnupriya Krishna, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Female · Age 50

Dr. Krishna

Dr. Vishnupriya Krishna, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya in 1994 and specializes in gastroenterology and gastroenterological surgery.


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(410) 224-4887

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Dr. Krishna's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal or Rectal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishna treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Krishna treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Anemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishna treats Anemia more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Krishna treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
Esophageal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishna treats Esophageal Diseases more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Krishna treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Krishna's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Paracentesis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Manometry
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Hypertension
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Polypectomy
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing care for patients as I would like to be treated. This would include timely, courteous care that is at the same time diagnostically accurate, proven to work and cost effective. I believe that patient education about their condition and engaging patients in their care leads to positive health outcomes.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2006
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Fellowship Hospital
1999
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Residency Hospital
1994
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Internship Hospital
1994
Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya
Medical School
2006
1999
1994
1994

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Krishna's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Krishna

3.7

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
27.77777777777778%
(5)

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A two hour wait for myself and my family who was with me. Not feeling well and 2 weeks out from being in the hospital, I was very weak, and dizzy. Not much compassion from this dr. Wanted to immediately schedule a colonoscopy and endoscopy together. I felt I was too weak to go through the prep for the colonoscopy she felt otherwise. Still having abdominal pain I left the office visit with nothing more than a fistful of papers for lab work and instructions for the colonoscopy prep. I would search
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Dr. Krishna is very rude and refuses to listen to her patients needs or requests. When scheduling a colonoscopy (my 3-4,but the first with her), I requested the medicine I had used for previous procedures that had been very successful. She insisted I use a medicine which required me to drink significantly more. As I predicted I spent hours the night before my procedure drinking then vomiting up most of the medicine. After the procedure she yelled at me for “not being well cleaned out” !
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I went to discuss a possible colonoscopy and symptoms I've had for years. While she didn't tell me what I wanted to hear, I felt she "knew her stuff" and was honest with me. Also, her Physician's Assistant Lisa, the lab tech Nancy and the front desk staff are all outstanding, compassionate and efficient. On the initial paperwork, this practice asks how you want to be notified of results. They called me to inform me of lab results and what it meant. Good office!
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I could not ask for a better GI specialist. Dr. Krishna always takes her time with me and listens to what I have to say. She explains medications and treatments in a way I can understand and gives me time to ask questions. The office staff is very pleasant and I always feel welcomed and respected.
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Dr. Krishna is wonderful. She answers any questions/concerns at depth. I have learned a great deal from her. I would recommend her over and over again!
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Dr. Krishna has provided excellent service to me as a Crohns patient. She was my second opinion but now I have switched over so that she is the primary. I can’t say enough about her patience and guidance, always taking the time to listen to my concerns and questions. Her staff is also top notch.
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Dr Krishna takes the time to listen and evaluate your responses.
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Appreciated the knowledge and patience shared by Dr. Krishna and her assistant Trish. I felt that she listened and asked great questions to better understand my situation and propose the best treatment plan. I'm looking forward to a much improved situation very soon. The scheduling process was easy, though my condition didn't require an urgent appointment.
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i have had various symptoms and unfortunately ended up in the ER where i met Dr. Krishna. i have had several follow up appointments with her including another ER visit. i find her extremely open, answered all my questions. She even called me the day after the ER visit to check on me. I won't go to anyone else!!!!
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Went to Dr.Krishna due to some bleeding that I was having. She had me scheduled to due a colonoscopy. Needless to say I went to another gastro doctor and they found that I had a fisher tear that was causing the bleeding and gave me cream to fix the problem. She would of had me do a colonoscopy for no reason. I will never go to her and I don't advise anyone else to. If you do seek a second opinion.
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When I had to wait 3 months to see anyone although very ill, I called regarding troubling symptoms after hours. I was directed to call the doctor on call even though I told the receptionist itWAS NOT an emergency. She was very nice. Well I got this witch on the phone who immediately very rudely exclaimed"THIS is NOT an emergency. Then she proceeded to drill me on who told me to call. What a nasty womanI'm young, very sick, scared. Her care philosophy is bull. Can't answer phone? A dr. ?
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If you want a doctor that doesn't listen and talks at you, then she's a great fit. I have never seen a doctor with such a disrespectful bedside manner. All I can say is WOW !!!!
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I saw Dr. Krishna in the Waugh Chapel office last week. I waited less than 5 minutes to be seen, found her assistant to be most helpful in gathering preliminary information, and was able to get right down to my specific symptoms when the doctor came into the room. She was interested, thorough, and gave me a clear plan to follow and scheduling follow ups before leaving was easy. A+++++
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