Dr. Venu Prabaker MD Internist

Dr. Venu Prabaker is an internist in La Mesa, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alvarado Medical Center and Sharp Grossmont Hospital. He received his medical degree from Madras Medical College and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Prabaker accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 41 doctors at Alvarado Medical Center and one of 58 at Sharp Grossmont Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Telugu.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests: Geriatrics, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension

Other Languages Spoken

  • Telugu

Education & Medical Training

Good Samaritan Hospital of MD
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1984

Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986

Howard University
Internship, 1982–1983

Madras Medical College
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 28 years in Internal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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