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Ashok Reddy Polu, MD

Neurology • Covenant Medical Group

Dr. Ashok Reddy Polu is a double board-certified physician in neurology and vascular neurology with a specialized focus on acute stroke and expertise in neuro-ultrasonography.... View More

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About Me

Dr. Ashok Reddy Polu is a double board-certified physician in neurology and vascular neurology with a specialized focus on acute stroke and expertise in neuro-ultrasonography. With a dedication to advancing the field, Dr. Polu also holds the position of Director of Neuro-Ultrasonography at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Knoxville, TN spearheading innovative approaches to neuroimaging. During his leisure time he enjoys exploring the wonders of nature, whether through travel or simply taking a stroll along with his friends and family.

Gender Male Languages English Ages Seen Adults

Professional Summary

Education

Medical Education

American International Medical University, Gros Islet Saint Lucia, 2013

Residency

Neurology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville Kentucky, 2020

Fellowship

Vascular Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta Georgia, 2020 - 2021

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Specialty

  • Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Acute stroke
  • Intracranial artherosclerotic disease
  • Stroke prevention
  • Community education
  • Quality improvement initative

Accepted Insurances

Commercial Plans Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Meritain Health
  • Aetna National Advantage
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna QPOS
  • Aetna Select
  • BlueCross BlueShield of TN Network P and Network S
  • Cigna CTNS and SureFit
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Local Plus
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Humana Choice Care
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Multiplan/PHCS Network Lease
  • NovaNet Network Lease & WC
  • NX Health Network Monterey Mushroom Employees
  • Optum VA CCN VA-Government CCN
  • Tricare - Humana Government
  • United Healthcare Commercial

Healthcare Exchange Plans Accepted

  • Ambetter of Tennessee - All Plans
  • BCBS Network S Bronze (B07)
  • BCBS Network S Gold (G06)
  • BCBS Network S Silver (S01)
  • BCBS Network S Silver (S01A/B/C)
  • BCBS Network S Silver (S04)
  • BCBS Network S Silver (S04A/B/C)
  • Cigna Connect (Individual Family Plans "IFP"
  • Cigna Connect Bronze (5400)
  • Cigna Connect Bronze (6500)
  • Cigna Connect Bronze (7000)
  • Cigna Connect Gold (1300)
  • Cigna Connect Silver (3500)
  • Cigna Connect Silver (4570)

Medicare Plans Accepted

  • American Health Plan ISNP (Institutional Special Needs Plan)
  • BlueAdvantage Diamond
  • BlueAdvantage PPO
  • BlueAdvantage Ruby
  • BlueAdvantage Sapphire
  • BlueEssential HMO
  • BlueEssential SNP
  • Cigna - HealthSpring HMO
  • Cigna - HealthSpring HMO-POS
  • Devoted Health Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Devoted Health Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Farm Bureau MA Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Farm Bureau MA Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
  • NHC Advantage ISNP (Institutional Special Needs Plan)
  • Traditional Medicare
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • WellCare (Windsor) Medicare Advantage
  • Wellpoint Amerivantage (Medicare/DSNP)

TennCare Plans Accepted

  • BCBS TennCare Select
  • BCBS TennCare Select CoverKids
  • BlueCare Plus D-SNP
  • BlueCare TennCare
  • State Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Community (TennCare)
  • United Healthcare CoverKids
  • United Healthcare DSNP Dual Complete
  • Wellpoint CoverKids
  • Wellpoint TennCare
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