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29
Years of Experience
On Time Doctor
Free Parking

Biography

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.

Education

  • Government General Hospital, Chennai, Residency in General Surgery
  • University of Maryland, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Lutheran Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - Madras Medical College

Professional Memberships

  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • San Diego County Medical Society

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Insurances Accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross

Blue Shield of California

Cigna

GEHA

Humana

Molina Healthcare

UnitedHealthCare

Office Hours

Mon8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri8:00am - 5:00pm
Satclosed
Sunclosed

Procedures

Office/outpatient visit new$100.00
Office Visit - 30 mins$100.00
Physical exam to determine if it is safe for patient to participate in a particular sport.$100.00
Discounted Executive Physical$2000.00
School Physcial$80.00
Immigration Medical Exam$130.00
Echocardiogram$250.00
Cardio Doppler$150.00
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm$150.00
Treadmill$125.00
Complete Physical Exam$300.00
DMV Physical$100.00
Well Women Exam$150.00
Tuberculin Injection$45.00

Patient Reviews

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very satisfied.

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Everything is great, I feel like family.

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Everything is great, very happy.

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I have been coming here for a long time and everything is good.

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Dr. Prabaker is great,

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Everything is great.

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Everything is great

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Service is always good.

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Good Prompt service, very knowledgeable and polite staff

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Happy with the PA, and the front desk service.

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I would give 5 stars, that's why I keep coming back.

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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.

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Very satisfied, PA Elizabeth is awesome, she takes real good care of me and my wife

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I am very happy here.

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Everything is good.

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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.

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Everything is wonderful, very satisfied.

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This was my first visit and I am very satisfied.

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Dr.Venu was amazing!

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Dr Prabaker is terrific, he has caught many things that could of gone bad, he caught them early and he sent me to terrific referral.

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Really great, Dr. Prabaker has great bedside manner. Dr. Prabaker gives me all the time I need and never cuts me short. I am very satisfied.

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I feel like I get very personal individual attention, everybody cares about me, I am very satisfied

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We have always had good experiences here. We Love the staff. We think very highly of the doctors there too.

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Dr. Prabaker is very good and passionate, I have been Dr. Prabaker's patient for 12 years. I'm very happy

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Dr Prabaker is an excellent doctor,he is very personable and very concerned about his patients

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Very professional,makes me feel very comfortable and very informanet.

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Everyone is phanominal, my husband and I come to see Dr. Prabaker because he takes such good care of us and we feel so comfortable. This is one doctors office that you do not feel like a number. Dr. Prabake truly cares for us. We are very happy

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Friendly and good staff

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Very happy here, I would rather not go anywhere else than here.

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Every time I come here everyone makes me feel like family.

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Excellent preventative care practice, staff is very friendly. They recognize patients by their first name.

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Very happy here.

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Best doctor I ever had and the best supported staff

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Great, knowledgeable, patient.

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Very helpful!

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Blessed with your health care.

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Great thorough care, very satisfied.

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Happy patient.

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20 years I have been looking for a doctor and I finally found Dr Prabaker. I am here to stay. Very happy.

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Doctor is nice.

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Pleased with the service

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Very happy and you take care of me

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Received great service from the beginning and I will never leave

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