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Dr. Suma Prakash, MD

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25 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Suma Prakash, MD

Dr. Suma Prakash, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Rochester, NY. They specialize in Nephrology, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Nephrology. They graduated from University Ottawa and is affiliated with UC Davis Medical Center, F.F. Thompson Hospital, Highland Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Prakash, completed a residency at Lhsc University Western Ontario.

Dr. Prakash works at Practice in Rochester, NY with other offices in Greece, NY and Philadelphia, PA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Prakash's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Strong Memorial Hospital Psych
    601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 275-4517
  2. 2
    Fms - Greece Dialysis Center
    1570 Long Pond Rd, Greece, NY 14626 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 694-0308
  3. 3
    Office
    990 South Ave Ste 206, Rochester, NY 14620 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 341-6895
  4. 4
    Temple University Hospital
    3401 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19140 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (717) 531-8678

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  • UC Davis Medical Center
  • F.F. Thompson Hospital
  • Highland Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital

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    About Dr. Suma Prakash, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1619004926
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Lhsc
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    Residency
    • Lhsc University Western Ontario
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    Internship
    • London Health Svcs Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Ottawa
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    • Nephrology
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    Dr. Prakash accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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