Dr. Ranga Kota MD
Gastroenterologists — Portage, INContact Dr. Ranga Kota
Dr. Ranga Kota specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, colorectal surgery (formerly proctology) in Portage, Indiana. Details of Dr. Kota's 35 years experience as an MD, his 3 hospital affiliations and education at NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada are available on your free doctor report.
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3630 Willowcreek Rd
Portage, IN 46368
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Ranga Kota identified specializing in
An internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer, and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to see internal organs., Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
A personal physician who provides long term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ear, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs. and Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)
A colon and rectal surgeon is trained to diagnose and treat various diseases of the intestinal tract, colon, rectum, anal canal, and perianal area by medical and surgical means. The specialist also deals with organs and tissues (such as the liver, urinary, and female reproductive system) involved in primary intestinal disease. Colon and rectal surgeons have the expertise to diagnose and often manage anorectal conditions such as hemorrhoids, fissures (painful tears in the anal lining), abscesses and fistulae (infections located around the anus and rectum) in the office setting. They also treat problems of the intestine and colon, and perform endoscopic procedures to evaluate and treat problems such as cancer, polyps (precancerous growths), and inflammatory conditions. No Sub Specialties.. He obtained board certification from The American Board of Internal Medicine for Internal Medicine.
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Dr. Kota is affiliated with 3 hospitals:
Porter, Valparaiso Hospital
814 Laporte Ave
EducationDr. Kota attended medical school at NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada Sri Venkatesvara Medical College and graduated in 1978 having 35 years experience. Additional residency training in Internal Medicine was conducted at . Advanced training program of a fellowship in Gastroenterology was conducted at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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