Venkata Ravindra Kakarla, MD

Accepting new patients
SPECIALTIES General Surgery, Surgery
LANGUAGES SPOKEN English, Hindi, Telugu
MEDICAL SCHOOL Andhra Medical College

About Venkata Ravindra Kakarla, MD

Venkata Ravindra Kakarla, MD, FACS is an experienced board-certified general surgeon with a fellowship training in minimally invasive and Robotic Surgery. He specializes in advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery involving abdomen and gastrointestinal tract for benign and malignant conditions.

His surgical back ground spanned over three continents in academic, rural and urban settings, and one of the very few to perform more than 1000 robotic surgery procedures. He published several articles in peer reviewed academic journals and presented at numerous societies in the areas of general, laparoscopic and robotic surgery.

Physician Practice

Gwinnett Surgical Specialists, LLC


Education & Training

  • Residency: St. John Hospital
  • Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Medical School: Andhra Medical College
  • Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine


  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu
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