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Shridhar Ventrapragada, MD

Dr. Ventrapragada is an ear nose throat doctor in the Chicago area. He is affiliated with Franciscan Physicians Hospital and 4 more hospitals.
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599 doctors
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599 doctors
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299 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more ear condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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524 doctors
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524 doctors
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261 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more sinus condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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30 doctors
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30 doctors
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15 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more deviated septum patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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478 doctors
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478 doctors
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238 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more sinusitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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169 doctors
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169 doctors
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84 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more enlarged tonsils patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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484 doctors
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484 doctors
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241 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more tonsillitis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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202 doctors
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202 doctors
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101 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more hearing loss patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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395 doctors
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395 doctors
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197 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more ear infection patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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624 doctors
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624 doctors
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312 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw allergies patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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339 doctors
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340 doctors
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169 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more ear wax patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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492 doctors
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491 doctors
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245 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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549 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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333 doctors
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333 doctors
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166 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more sleep disorders patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw conductive hearing loss patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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81 doctors
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82 doctors
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40 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw postnasal drip patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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642 doctors
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642 doctors
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320 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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232 doctors
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232 doctors
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116 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw benign polyps patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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22 doctors
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22 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw throat cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw nasal polyps patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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17 doctors
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18 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw broken nose patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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310 doctors
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311 doctors
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155 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw broken bone patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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564 doctors
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564 doctors
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281 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw upper respiratory infection (URI) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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191 doctors
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191 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw more speech impairment patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chicago area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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91 doctors
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91 doctors
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45 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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429 doctors
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428 doctors
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214 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw sleep apnea patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw sensorineural hearing loss patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

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235 doctors
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235 doctors
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117 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw abscess patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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189 doctors
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189 doctors
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94 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw swimmer's ear patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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189 doctors
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189 doctors
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94 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw outer ear infection patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.
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721 doctors
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720 doctors
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360 doctors
Dr. Ventrapragada saw thyroid condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chicago area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Ventrapragada accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Hearing test $113 – 280
Septoplasty $6,687 – 13.3k
Sinus endoscopy $334 – 824
Tonsillectomy $2,787 – 4,439

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Ventrapragada sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

9116 Columbia Ave
Munster, IN 46321
549 miles away
Franciscan Hammond Clinic Family Wellness Center
9800 Valparaiso Dr
Munster, IN 46321
550 miles away

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Credentials
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2000

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Ventrapragada is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Franciscan Physicians Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Community Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • St Catherine Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • St Margaret Mercy Healthcare Center North Campus
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • St Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers-South
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield