Prasad V. Penmetsa, MD

Gastroenterology

Independent Practice
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Main Location
Rochester Gastroenterology Associates
103 Canal Landing Blvd
Ste 12
Rochester, NY 14626
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Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Rochester Gastroenterology Associates
1561 Long Pond Rd
Ste 308
Rochester, NY 14626
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Rochester Gastroenterology Associates
20 Hagen Dr
Ste 330
Rochester, NY 14625
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Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

RRH Internal Medicine - Wilson
1425 Portland Ave
Wilson Bldg
Rochester, NY 14621
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Overview

Biography

Dr. Prasad Penmetsa graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, in India with his MBBS. He trained in Internal Medicine and gastroenterology in England and obtained his MRCPI, Membership of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. Dr. Penmetsa completed his gastroenterology Fellowship at University Hospitals of Cleveland in Ohio. He is board certified in gastroenterology and is well trained in GI procedures including ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography). His clinical interests focus on esophageal disorders, pancreatobiliary diseases, VCE, viral hepatitis as well as inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Penmetsa volunteers as teaching faculty at the Rochester Regional Health Unity Hospital Medicine Residency Program as well as an attending Gastroenterologist at Rochester General Hospital.

Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
Departments
  • Medicine
Certifications
  • Gastroenterology
Education
  • 1980, Rangaraya Medical College (Andhra University), MBBS
Residencies
  • 8/10/92-6/30/95, Unity Health System
Fellowships
  • 7/1/96-6/30/97, Strong Memorial Hospital
  • 7/1/95-6/30/96, University Hospitals of Cleveland
Languages
  • Telugu

Insurance

Insurance Accepted
  • Aetna Healthcare (Unity does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • Blue Cross of Western NY
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BCBS
  • Fidelis Care of NY
  • Health Net Federal Services (TriCare)
  • HealthNow NY
  • Health Republic
  • Humana
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • Monroe Plan
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Pomco
  • United Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration
  • Wellcare of New York
  • Health Economics Group