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Harsha Polavarapu, MD FACS


Colon and Rectal Surgery / General Surgery

Biography


Contact Info:

Office:

573-754-4584

Fax:

573-754-5280

Facility/Office:

LA Medical Clinic

Education:

Rangaraya Medical College
Kakinada, India

Internship:

University College London
London, UK

Residency:

General Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital
Abington, PA

Fellowship:

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Florida Hospital
Orlando, FL

Certification:

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery

Biography:

I believe everyone deserves quality healthcare provided with skill, compassion and dedication. I try my best to understand the reason behind the patient’s visit and address the area of concern. It could be as simple as reassuring someone about their condition or answering a question or addressing a complex condition like cancer.

Patients and family members are often overwhelmed by the diagnosis of cancer. I strive to educate patients about their condition, provide treatment options and support them as they make crucial health care decisions. My goal is to individualize the treatment to the needs of each patient and support their unique medical and personal needs every step of the way.

More/Other Information:

Special Interests(s)
Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colon & Rectal Cancer
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Diverticulitis
Colonoscopy
Hemorrhoids
Fecal Incontinence