Dr. Kranthi Kumar Achanta MD Surgeon

Dr. Kranthi Achanta is a surgeon in Fremont, California and is affiliated with Washington Hospital Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Gandhi Medical College and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Achanta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Washington Hospital Healthcare System who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Colon & Rectal, Pancreas, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Education & Medical Training

St Elizabeth's Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 1999

Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University
Residency, General Surgery, 1994 - 1997

Gandhi Medical College
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Characteristics of reduced fat milks as influenced by the incorporation of folic acid.
Achanta, K., Boeneke, C. A., Aryana, K. J.

Predictors of response after laparoscopic splenectomy for immune thrombocytopenic purpura.
Katkhouda, N., Grant, S. W., Mavor, E., Friedlander, M. H., Lord, R. V., Achanta, K., Essani, R., Mason, R.

Intraabdominal abscess rate after laparoscopic appendectomy.
Katkhouda, N., Friedlander, M. H., Grant, S. W., Achanta, K. K., Essani, R., Paik, P., Velmahos, G., Campos, G., Mason, R., Mavor, E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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