Dr. Vr Gokul Prakash, MD



General Surgery     -  Massachusetts,  North Andover

 Overview

Dr. Vr Gokul Prakash, MD works in North Andover, Massachusetts is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Lawrence Genl Hospital in 1974. Dr. Prakash is affiliated with Caritas Holy Family Hospital and Medical Center and practicing for 49 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Exercise Management
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Monoclonal Gammopathy of Uncertain Significance
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Lesion
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion

 Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Years Since Graduation

  • 49

 State License

  • Massachusetts

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Lawrence Genl Hospital


Year completed: 1974

Residency Hospital


St Vincent Hospital School Med

Worcester
Year completed: 1978

Medical School


Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences


Graduated: 1971

 Awards

1   ACS
2   Medical Association Medical Society
3   MAMS
4   APPA
5   ENDMS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

575 Turnpike Street
Massachusetts (MA)
North Andover,
1845

  (978) 682-2310

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 575 Turnpike Street, North Andover, Massachusetts (MA), 1845




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
  • BlueConnect HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • LocalPlus
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred Blue PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plans
  • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Caritas Holy Family Hospital and Medical Center photo


Caritas Holy Family Hospital and Medical Center

70 East Street Massachusetts MA, Methuen, 1844

Caritas Holy Family Hospital and Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Methuen, MA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 4 of 9 procedures.




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