LaPorte Press

Longtime area surgeon joins LRPN, welcomes patients in Knox, Plymouth

La Porte, IN – Longtime area surgeon Mangalore Subba Rao, MD, FACS, joins La Porte Regional Physician Network (LRPN) and welcomes new patients at his offices in Knox and Plymouth.

Subba Rao is a general surgeon, providing services including endoscopic, laparoscopic, thoracic and vascular surgeries. Further, he provides specialized treatment of varicose veins.

He welcomes patients at two convenient locations in:

  • Knox: 2596 S. Hwy. 35
  • Plymouth: 2855 Miller Dr., Ste. 109

To schedule an appointment, call (574) 772-8082 or visit www.lrpn.org/portal.

Subba Rao returns to practice at Starke Memorial Hospital. “Over the course of the past year, I have witnessed several key accomplishments and improvements at Starke Memorial Hospital since it became a part of the La Porte Regional Health System family,” Subba Rao said. “I am happy and confident to return to Starke Memorial Hospital.”

He is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Further, he received certification by the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates. He received his medical degree from Mysore Medical College, India and completed his fellowship and residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, New York.

La Porte Regional Physician Network (LRPN) is a network of physicians providing services in office locations throughout La Porte, Berrien, Lake, Starke, St. Joseph, Marshall, Pulaski and Porter counties. Specialties include after hours care, cardiology, family care, general surgery, internal medicine, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, pediatrics, physical medicine/rehabilitation and women’s care. LRPN partners with La Porte Regional Health System, benefiting patients through usage of La Porte Hospital and Starke Memorial Hospital’s facilities, technology and Clarian Health partnership.