Dr. Usha Chitkara, MD

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Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine • Female • Age 71

770 Welch Rd Ste 201
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Hospital Quality

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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
725 Welch Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Standford Obstetrics Clinic
Standford Obstetrics Clinic
770 Welch Rd Ste 201
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Stanford University Medical Center MFM
HH 333
300 Pasteur Dr # HH333
Stanford, CA 94305
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    Dr. Chitkara's Experience

    Specialties

    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    Procedures Dr. Chitkara Performs

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    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Placenta Previa
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Chitkara

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Government Medical College Amritsar, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    Postgrad Med Institute

    Residency Hospital

    Cornell Med Center
    Complete in 1973
    Postgrad Med Institute
    Complete in 1967

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chitkara & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Chitkara's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Chitkara has admitting privileges:

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    • Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

    • Stanford Hospital and Clinics

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Chitkara

     

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    Additionally, to maintain the validity of the survey, we only accept surveys from patients or family members of patients. By completing this survey, you are acknowledging that you or a family member has been a patient of Dr. Chitkara.

    Dr. Chitkara's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Chitkara
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chitkara to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
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    Your age group
    18 – 24
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Chitkara accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    Less
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    Office Locations

    A
    Standford Obstetrics Clinic
    770 Welch Rd Ste 201
    Palo Alto, CA 94304
    (650) 498-4069 (Office)
    B
    Stanford University Medical Center MFM
    HH 333
    300 Pasteur Dr # HH333
    Stanford, CA 94305
    (650) 725-8623 (Office)
    (650) 723-7737 (Fax)
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    Dr. Chitkara's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Chitkara
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chitkara to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
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