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Education & Certifications

Education & Certifications

Board Certified

American Board of Internal Medicine, Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Medical Education

Guntur Medical College, 1992


Maimonides Medical Center, 1996


Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 1999


Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 2002


I want my patients to know that I am trying to do what is best for them. I take pride in trying to explain to them what treatment options are available, what we know and what we do not know about their diagnosis, and all options for treatment.

Professional Interests

Dr. Lavu treats patients ages 17 and up.

Ratings & Reviews

Ratings & Reviews

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Patient Comments

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