Amar B. Garapati, M.D.

Specialties:

Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-740-1301

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Amar Garapati is board certified in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease medicine and internal medicine.  

He earned his medical degree from Bangalore Medical College in Bangalore, India, and performed his internship at M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, also in Bangalore. Dr. Garapati completed his residency at Saint Vincent's Medical Center and fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. 

His interests include asthma, COPD, cough, lung cancer, smoking cessation and tobacco use disorder. 

Contact Information

Midwest Respiratory, Ltd.

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Experience

Year began practicing: 2004

Year joined staff: 2004

Education

1995
Bangalore Medical College

Residency

2001
Saint Vincents Medical Center

Fellowship

2004
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Internships

1996
M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India

Board Certified

  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance

  • UNION MEDICAL (LOCAL 1546)-HMO
  • BLUE ADVANTAGE-HMO
  • HFN, INC.-EPO, PPO
  • BLUE CHOICE OPTIONS-PPO
  • BLUE PRECISION-HMO
  • BLUE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-HMO, PPO
  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-HMO, POS, PPO
  • UNITEDHEALTHCARE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-HMO, PPO
  • UNITEDHEALTH CARE CHOICE/SELECT/PL-HMO, PPO
  • COVENTRY (PERSONAL CARE)-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BEECH STREET-PPO
  • MULTIPLAN/PHCS/PHSC SAVILITY  -PPO
  • HUMANA MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-HMO, PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-HMO, INDEMNITY, PPO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO
  • SEIU HEALTHCARE-PPO
  • HEALTHLINK-PPO
  • ADVOCATE MERIDIAN-FHP (APP PRODUCT)-MEDICAID

Other Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Accepting Referrals

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine

Areas Of Interest

Asthma, Chronic Obstruct Pulm Disease/COPD, Cough, Emphysema, Lung Cancer, Pulmonary Disease, Smoking Cessation, Stroke, Tobacco Use Disorder

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.