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Dr. Uthaiah Kokkalera, MD

General Surgery*
4.7 (24)
Map Pin Small Northridge, CA
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Uthaiah Kokkalera, MD

Dr. Uthaiah Kokkalera, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Northridge, CA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 28 years of experience. They graduated from Bangalore Medical College and is affiliated with Northridge Hospital Medical Center and Mission Community Hospital. Dr. Kokkalera, completed a residency at Guthrie Hlthcare System. Patients rated Dr. Kokkalera an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Kokkalera works at Practice in Northridge, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Umbilical Hernia and Gallstones along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Kokkalera's Office Locations

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    Uthaiah Kokkalera MD Inc.
    18250 Roscoe Blvd Ste 335, Northridge, CA 91325 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (818) 700-7900
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    Uthaiah Kokkalera MD Inc.
    18250 Roscoe Blvd Ste 335, Northridge, CA 91325 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (818) 998-8591

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northridge Hospital Medical Center
  • Mission Community Hospital

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Umbilical Hernia
Gallstones
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Wound Repair
Abdominal Pain
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Ileus
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Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Rib Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Acid Reflux
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bone Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Lipomas
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Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obesity
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Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pleural Effusion
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Ulcerative Colitis
Ventral Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Acid Reflux Surgery
Advanced Robotic Surgery
Appendectomy
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Breast Surgical Procedure
Colon Surgery
Colostomy
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrotomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
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    About Dr. Uthaiah Kokkalera, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic, Hindi and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1568404200
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Umass Memorial Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Guthrie Hlthcare System
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Bangalore Medical College
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • St Josephs Arts and Science College
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Uthaiah Kokkalera, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kokkalera is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Kokkalera has seen patients for Umbilical Hernia and Gallstones, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kokkalera on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Kokkalera. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kokkalera.

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