Originally from India, Dr. Prabaker completed seven years of medical school at the University of Madras. He then completed four years of surgical residency and became a board diplomat in surgery while in India.
Upon arriving to the United States, he pursued further training in Internal medicine at the University of Maryland and John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore.
Dr. Prabaker was awarded the position of Chief Resident and Teaching Fellow in Internal medicine at one of the affiliated hospitals of Case Western Hospital in Cleveland. He was board-certified and Assistant Director of Internal Medicine Residency Program. As a program director he began a long career of training and mentoring medical students, young physicians, and other allied health professionals.
When he moved to San Diego, his expertise in Internal Medicine and his experience in training quality clinicians were instrumental for his appointment as Director of Internal Medicine of the Family Practice Residency Program at Grossmont Hospital which he held for eight years.
He served as an assistant professor of Internal Medicine at Stanford University and is currently an associate professor at Western University of Medicine, a faculty member of the University of California, at San Diego, and an Assistant Professor at Midwestern Medical School.
His leadership talents include board member in San Diego County Medical Society, Chairman of the Board, San Diego Association of Indian Physicians, and Chairman of 4,000 membered Indian Association, Board Member of National Indian Medical Association, and Board Member of San Diego Indian American Society.
He has a passion for aggressive preventative care, which will evaluate the impending life threatening cardiovascular issues for his patients. He drives immense pleasure in preventing strokes and heart attacks so that his patients live longer and healthier lives.
- Medical School - Madras Medical College
- Lutheran Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
- University of Maryland, Residency in Internal Medicine
- Government General Hospital, Chennai, Residency in General Surgery
- San Diego County Medical Society
- American College of Physicians
- Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
- American Board of Internal Medicine
Blue Shield of California
J. R. (Verified Patient) Jun 08, 2016
J. J. (Verified Patient) Jun 08, 2016
S. T. (Verified Patient) Jun 07, 2016
Everything is great, I feel like family.
R. W. (Verified Patient) Jun 07, 2016
I have been coming here for a long time and everything is good.
L. J. (Verified Patient) Jun 07, 2016
Everything is great, very happy.
C. O. (Verified Patient) Jun 06, 2016
Dr. Prabaker is great,
S. B. (Verified Patient) Jun 03, 2016
Everything is great.
B. M. (Verified Patient) Jun 03, 2016
Everything is great
E. B. (Verified Patient) Jun 02, 2016
Service is always good.
J. S. (Verified Patient) Jun 01, 2016
Good Prompt service, very knowledgeable and polite staff
H. B. (Verified Patient) May 31, 2016
Happy with the PA, and the front desk service.
J. J. (Verified Patient) May 31, 2016
I would give 5 stars, that's why I keep coming back.
Q. A. (Verified Patient) May 25, 2016
Dr Prabaker saved my life, I was going to die 3 years ago, he turned everything around. I'm so satisfied with his care, he's the best. I call him Super Doctor. He saved my life and he is awesome. I'm very fortunate to find Dr.Prabaker, its very hard to find such a good doctor. I'm so grateful. He brought all my numbers to normal range and turned my life around. He's the best.
P. C. (Verified Patient) May 25, 2016
I am very happy here.
H. M. (Verified Patient) May 25, 2016
Everything is good.
C. J. (Verified Patient) May 25, 2016
When Dr. Prabaker closes the door its 100% all about me, he focuses on the problems and teaches me and is my partner in my healthcare. I just love Dr. Prabaker he spends a lot of time on me and I'm feeling a lot better about everything. Everything is going in the right direction because of Dr. Prabaker. I'm very satisfied.
G. M. (Verified Patient) May 25, 2016
Very satisfied, PA Elizabeth is awesome, she takes real good care of me and my wife
D. D. (Verified Patient) May 24, 2016
Everything is wonderful, very satisfied.
M. G. (Verified Patient) May 24, 2016
This was my first visit and I am very satisfied.
J. .. (Verified Patient) Mar 14, 2016
Dr.Venu was amazing!
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