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Dr. Babu N Ponakala Is this you?

About Dr. Babu N Ponakala

Dr. Babu N Ponakala, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Orland Park, IL. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Ponakala is affiliated with Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Ponakala has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

14 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Babu N Ponakala is Great. Dr. Babu N Ponakala has been rated by 14 patients. From those 14 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Babu N Ponakala is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Krates Eye Center

15300 West Ave Ste 315
Orland Park, IL 60462
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Specialties

Dr. Babu N Ponakala has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Blindness
  • Eye Pain
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Lasik Surgery

Reviews

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Five Stars

takes time to answer questions! Very knowledgable and compassionate

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20 minutes
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Five Stars

This doctor really knows his stuff! He made a quick and accurate diagnosis and saved my eyesight.

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15 minutes
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Narayan Ponakala, M.D.

This Doctor is a great listener and shows concern for his patients. He made me feel like an individual and not just a number. I am now 20/20 in both eyes. Thank you Doctor.

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Five Stars

Very knowledgeable and took the time to answer questions.

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10.0 minutes
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Excellent doctor
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5.0 minutes
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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ponakala is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Cook County Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Babu N Ponakala accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Krates Eye Center, 15300 West Ave Ste 315, Orland Park, IL
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