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Dr. Addagada Rao

Surgery
Brooklyn, NY
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About me
I specialize in
Surgery
I have been in practice
54 years
I speak
Spanish
Telugu
I'm known for
Doctor
Votes
Member
Votes
Cancer
6th
Nationally
529
Hernia
4th
Nationally
206
Hemorrhoids
2nd
Nationally
91
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My answers and insights have
Saved 66 lives
Helped 25,506,204 people
Received 21,944 doctor agrees
Received 6,387 thanks
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I am located at
145 Saint Nicholas Ave
Brooklyn , NY 11237-4439
Accepted Insurance Plans
Aetna
Cigna
Emblemhealth
Group health inc
Humana
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
Andhra University, Guntur Medical College, India
1965
Academic Appointments
Clinical Asso Professor NYCOM NY
I'm affiliated with
Organizations
Spartan Health science University School of Medicine
I've won the following awards
Top General Surgeon, New York
Spring 2017
Top General Surgeon , New York
Fall 2015
Top General Surgeon , Manhattan Region
Summer 2014
I've published
Inkwell pancreaticojejunal anastomosis after pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Am. J. Surg., Mar;187(3):410-2 (2004)
Dr. Ramon Benedicto
Prophylactic nasogastric tube decompression: is its use justified?
South. Med. J., Aug;88(8):825-30 (1995)
Discovery of a case of Waugh's syndrome during a mission to Haiti.
Int J Surg Case Rep., 3(1):22-4 (2012)