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Kranthi Achanta, M.D

Surgery

General Information

Primary Specialty Surgery
Gender Male
Bio I completed medical school at Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad, India. I completed general surgery residency training at a Tufts University affiliated hospital in Boston, and a laparoscopic surgery fellowship at USC, Los Angeles, California. Following my training, I served as clinical instructor in surgery at USC, Los Angeles, and then as staff surgeon at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Orange County, California. I became a member of the surgery department at Washington Hospital, Fremont, California in April 2001 after joining a Fremont based multi-specialty group practice. I am a fellowship-trained and board certified laparoscopic and general surgeon. My surgical expertise includes laparoscopic and open abdominal surgery including laparoscopic gallbladder surgery, all types of laparoscopic/open hernia repairs, laparoscopic/open stomach/small intestine and colon surgeries, laparoscopic splenectomy, laparoscopic adrenalectomy, breast surgery for all conditions, colon surgery, anal and rectal surgery, endocrine surgery, parathyroid and thyroid surgery, reflux surgery, and stomach surgery. I authored several text book chapters and research papers in leading national and international journals of surgery and am a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS). At Washington Hospital, I served previously as chair of the General Surgery Section and as chair of the Department of Surgery at Washington Hospital. I was Chief of Medical Staff at Washington Hospital from 2015 to 2017. I am passionate about medication safety and served on the hospital Clinical Evaluation Committee (CEC) and Pharmacy Nutrition and Therapeutics (PN&T) committees for the past eight years, and am the immediate past chair of the PN&T committee.
EducationsGandhi Medical College / Osmania UniversityUndergraduate School | Graduated 1984Gandhi Medical College / Osmania UniversityMedical School | Graduated 1991Baystate Med CenterInternship Hospital | Completed 1995Baystate Med CenterResidency Hospital | Completed 1997St Elizabeth Med CenterResidency Hospital | Completed 1999University Of Southern CaFellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
Language SpokenEnglishHindiSpanishTelugu
WheelChair AccessibilityYes
Accepting New PatientsNo
Insurance AcceptedAetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue KC
Anthem BCBS
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
HCC Life
Guardian
Health Net
Humana
HumanaOne
Protector 360
L.A. Care Health Plan
Central Health Medicare Plan
Celtic
Companion Protect
UnitedHealthcare
Standard Life
MercyCare Health Plans
HCC Advantage
HCC Flexible
Medicaid
Kadeer M. Halimi, D.O.
Emergency Medicine
39159 Paseo Padre Parkway Suite 232
Fremont, CA 94538
Benn C Sah, MD
Otolaryngology
2557 Mowry Ave
Fremont, CA 94538
Sherene C Nagarajah, MD
Internal Medicine
2500 Mowry Ave
Fremont, CA 94538
Clifford Intaik Kim, M.D.
Internal Medicine
39199 Liberty St
Fremont, CA 94538
Erik James Schuenke, DPT
Physical Therapist
39350 Civic Center Dr.
Fremont, CA 94538
Kristina Philpott, M.D.
Allergy & Immunology
3200 Kearney St.
Fremont, CA 94538
Laura Hollar-wilt, M.D.
Psychiatry & Neurology
3200 Kearney St
Fremont, CA 94538
Wendy Hsu, MD
Internal Medicine
2000 Mowry Ave
Fremont, CA 94538
Yih Chang, M.D.
Internal Medicine
2147 Mowry Ave
Fremont, CA 94538
Gabriel Vangompel, DPM
Podiatrist
39350 Civic Center Dr. #300
Fremont, CA 94538

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