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Pokala Kiran, MD, Colon & Rectal Surgery, New York, NY, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Colon & Rectal Surgery New York, NY

Chief and Program Director, Division of Colorectal Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital; Professor of Surgery (in Epidemiology), Columbia University Medical Center and Mailman School of Public Health; Director, Center for Innovations and Outcomes Research

Overview of Dr. Kiran

Dr. Pokala Kiran is a colorectal surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital. He received his medical degree from Osmania Medical College NTR UHS and has been in practice 34 years. Dr. Kiran accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 53 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and one of 9 doctors at New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery. He has more than 70 publications and over 500 citings.

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationResidency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2006 - 2007
  • BronxCare Health System
    BronxCare Health SystemResidency, Surgery, 2002 - 2003
  • Osmania Medical College NTR UHS
    Osmania Medical College NTR UHSClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2020 - Present
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2017 - 2025
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2013 - 2024
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2002 - 2014
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem Blue Access PPO
    Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
    Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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