Dr. Aarti Kakkar, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Female

101 Main St Ste 211
Medford, MA 02155
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Kakkar's Offices

Hallmark Health Medical Associates
Hallmark Health Gastroenterology
101 Main St Ste 211
Medford, MA 02155
Hallmark Health Medical Associates
HHMA GI
51 Montvale Ave
Stoneham, MA 02180
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Dr. Kakkar's Experience

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Dr. Kakkar's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

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Hallmark Health System
170 Governors Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
Melrose - Wakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon Street
Melrose, MA 02176

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Kakkar accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Hallmark Health Medical Associates
    Hallmark Health Gastroenterology
    101 Main St Ste 211
    Medford, MA 02155
    (781) 241-9533
    Contact Information
    (781) 662-6944 (Office)
    (781) 662-2210 (Fax)
    B
    Hallmark Health Medical Associates
    HHMA GI
    51 Montvale Ave
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 241-9533
    Contact Information
    (781) 213-5200 (Office)
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Kakkar's Experience

    Dr. Kakkar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    1
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Chronic Liver Diseases
    • Cirrhosis
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
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    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    EMORY UNIV SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 2005

    Internship Hospital

    Boston University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Boston University Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Boston University Medical Center
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kakkar & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Kakkar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Melrose - Wakefield Hospital

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    8 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 8 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Kakkar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
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    national average
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    8 responses
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