Acute care visit (ages 18-40)
Visit with a primary care clinician to address an injury or illness episode, which may include any of the following: strep throat, mono, flu, bronchitis, urinary tract infections, pink eye, skin rashes, nausea/vomiting, sinus pressure, upper respiratory issues, ear aches, etc.What's includedWhat's not included
Things to keep in mind
- • Services related to disability assessment and paperwork, worker's compensation claims, and/or controlled medicine or prescriptions.
- • Labs, diagnostic testing, or immunizations may be an additional fee
- • This is a visit for someone who has an immediate health concern or follow-up for a chronic condition.
- • This visit is for adults ages 18 to 40.
About the doctor
Dr. Ponnuru comes from a long line of doctors in his family and is proud to carry on that tradition. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Missouri – Kansas City, as well as his medical degree. His Internal Medicine Residency was completed at Sinai Samaritan Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. During his residency, Dr. Ponnuru won the Humanitarian of the Year Award, Outstanding Resident of the Year Award, and served as Chief Resident for one year. Prior to joining Menorah Medical Center in 2004, Dr. Ponnuru worked at Barnes Jewish Hospital and in private practice in St. Louis, Missouri. He has a special interest in diabetes.
In his spare time, Dr. Ponnuru enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. He also enjoys doing volunteer work and has served on medical mission teams in Honduras and Guatemala.