Kesavan Prakash M.D.

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4.4 out of 5 (546 Ratings, 150 Comments)

Expertise

  • Internal Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine, Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center, 2002 - 2005
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine

Biography

Dr. Prakash is board-certified in internal medicine with clinical interest in the prevention and treatment of chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease. After completing his medical degree and internal medicine residency, Dr. Prakash served as a research associate in the pediatric cardiology fluid dynamics laboratory at Oregon Health & Science University and published in the Journal Echocardiography. He has worked at Southwest Washington Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington, Portland Veteran's Affairs (VA) Medical Center, and Kaiser Permanente.

Dr. Prakash enjoys running, hiking, photography and spending time with family and friends.

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Languages

  • Tamil

Memberships and associations

  • American College of Physicians (Member)

Patient Ratings

4.4 out of 5 (546 Ratings, 150 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Nov 10, 2019

    Always on time, decent staff

  • Nov 02, 2019

    Dr, Prakash was prompt, very friendly, smart and easy to talk with. I would highly recommend him.

  • Nov 01, 2019

    I was happy with the experience. Every thing was very professional and positive

  • Oct 18, 2019

    Thorough, kind, caring, and knowledgeable, as usual.

  • Oct 15, 2019

    Dr. Prokash was straight to the point, efficient and clear. we got the flu shot arranged as well as the next appointment.

  • Oct 07, 2019

    Dr. ... Dr. Prakash is a good doctor. He gives me all the information I need. Thank you.

  • Oct 04, 2019

    Outstanding. As always.

  • Oct 03, 2019

    They are all good people who care

  • Oct 02, 2019

    Appt began on time. Nice people in office.

  • Oct 02, 2019

    I’m very happy with the doctor and staff.

  • Sep 30, 2019

    Dr. Prakash gave me good information on dealing with my hip problem, recommended specific exercises, and set me up for a set of x-rays.

  • Sep 28, 2019

    It was annual Medicare wellness checkup. Dr. Prakash was thorough and detailed, following up with several lab tests and recommendations.

  • Sep 28, 2019

    Sometimes I'm not able to think what I really want to ask her or complain about. Or what my problem really is. and if it's not understood I'm afraid that's both our losses.

  • Sep 27, 2019

    Dr. Prakash was very nice and knowledgeable. He was able to answer and address all of my concerns and even made sure to set an appointment for a follow-up.

  • Sep 26, 2019

    Engaged and listened to patient's concern.

  • Sep 16, 2019

    Knowledgeable and straight to the point. Provided a welcoming environment.

  • Sep 13, 2019

    I will not go back to this person. He did not listen to what I was saying. I know my body better than anyone else and had experienced this symptoms previously and ended up in the ER. I was trying to prevent that again, as my issues were escalating.

  • Sep 10, 2019

    Dr Prakash has been my PCP for a number of years and has always shown me great respect, listened to every thing I say and responds to very question I ask him in a way that makes me feel very well cared for very time I see him or talk to him on the phone. I would without any reservations recommend Dr. Prakash to anyone who wants a PCP that really cares for his patients.[Name]

  • Sep 10, 2019

    Routine Medicare Wellness Check. Okay.

  • Sep 05, 2019

    Very good.

  • Aug 31, 2019

    My provider was excellent. I loved going to my doctor. Dr. Kesavan Prakash is awesome. He does a wonderful job and he deserves all the recognition that he can get. Thank you.

  • Aug 31, 2019

    Great doctor, knowledgeable, kind, understanding, explains diagnosis and treatment well

  • Aug 10, 2019

    Dr. Prakash, is a very good doctor. Sometime, he's very friendly, but sometimes it's hard to understand what he saying because he speak softly. So maybe if he could be a little bit louder that would help. Thank you.

  • Aug 09, 2019

    As a new patient I was treated very well. The staff is professional and the doctor is tops.

  • Aug 08, 2019

    Good

  • Aug 07, 2019

    He was very thoughtful and informative. I felt very comfortable with him.

  • Aug 06, 2019

    I think he's a great doctor. However, it's a long way for me to go but I think it's a great doctor and I would recommend them. Thank you very much.

  • Aug 03, 2019

    No complaints or issues...........

  • Aug 01, 2019

    Very happy with my care from Dr. Prakash. He always makes time for me and answers all my questions.

  • Jul 29, 2019

    The doctor is very professional and courteous. He answered all my questions and provided guidance as needed.

  • Jul 28, 2019

    He is very kind and explained the situation very thoroughly, so we really like him. Thank you.

  • Jul 28, 2019

    Nothing bad with Dr. Prakesh, he is quite an honorable and great doctor. However, I spent a lot of time form him to come in and for having my test blood. I think that can be improved.

  • Jul 27, 2019

    Good he explained everything to me

  • Jul 25, 2019

    The helpers are very kind and anxious to make my experience positive. Dr Prakash is always informative and extremely knowledgeable. He explains thoroughly every issue that may be of concern, and asks if I have, and replies to any questions I have. Overall my experience with Orenco OHSU is very positive.

  • Jul 18, 2019

    Great provider, smart, knowledgeable, good listener

  • Jul 16, 2019

    Prakash He is great doctor and he takes care of me very good and great team there I appreciate everyone there Thank you so much

  • Jul 14, 2019

    Everything went fine. They were timely with her appointment, and very thorough on their paperwork and the patient print out afterwards. That's it.

  • Jul 13, 2019

    Everything is good.

  • Jul 13, 2019

    I like the doctor and his staff. He addressed my concerns and didn't mind filling out the paperwork my employer required.My wait time was minimal, and everyone was kind and respectful.

  • Jul 11, 2019

    I appreciated his careful assessment and examination. Very pleasant personality. Thanks Dr. Prakash!

  • Jun 17, 2019

    everything went smoothly

  • Jun 06, 2019

    Dr. Prakash is a wonderful, wonderful doctor. He's caring. He's kind. He's thorough. He listens. He's a wonderful asset to OHSU. One of the... probably the best doctor I've ever had. Thank you.

  • May 26, 2019

    Very professional staff and doctor.

  • May 23, 2019

    Having a difficult time with a new diagnosis. Dr. Prakash is helping me by adjusting meds that I can?t tolerate.

  • May 22, 2019

    Dr Prakash is a wonderful physician. He is so patient and a good listener his staff is the best, always gets me in and out in a timely fashion.

  • May 21, 2019

    Tell me that my heath condition is really looking good. Call me anytime when something comes up.

  • May 21, 2019

    very professional and thorough in his exam. Instructions were very clear.

  • May 18, 2019

    No comment at all, very professional staff.

  • May 16, 2019

    (INAUDIBLE) was very professional very thorough a little best nurse practitioner I've ever encountered. Thank you.

  • May 15, 2019

    I find Dr. Prakash very thorough, very pleasant to deal with, very, you know, calm and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend him.

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