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Dr. Prasad Vankineni, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.5 (25)
Map Pin Small Huntsville, AL
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Prasad Vankineni, MD

Dr. Prasad Vankineni, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES / GUNTUR MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Vankineni an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Vankineni works at Practice in Huntsville, AL with other offices in Madison, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Nausea along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Vankineni's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Alabama Infectious Disease Center PC
    420 Lowell Dr SE Ste 204, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 536-9031
  2. 2
    Office
    8337 Highway 72 W Ste 302, Madison, AL 35758 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 265-2012
  3. 3
    Huntsville Hospital Digestive Disease Center - Madison
    8371 Highway 72 W Ste 101, Madison, AL 35758 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 319-3007

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  • Huntsville Hospital

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Duodenal Polypectomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Nausea

Treatment frequency



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Duodenal Polypectomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Nausea
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Acute Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dysphagia
Heartburn
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Coccygeal Pain
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Pancreatitis
Potassium Deficiency
Reflux Esophagitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Bowel Strangulation
Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Congenital Achalasia
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gallstones
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pernicious Anemia
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Secondary Biliary Cholangitis
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.5
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    2 Star
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    About Dr. Prasad Vankineni, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1700958873
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES / GUNTUR MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Prasad Vankineni, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vankineni is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Vankineni has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Vankineni has seen patients for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Nausea, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Vankineni on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    25 patients have reviewed Dr. Vankineni. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vankineni.

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