Dr. Achankunju Chacko, MD

Family Medicine  |  
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Age 69
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Dr. Achankunju Chacko, MD
Dr. Achankunju Chacko, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Takoma Park, MD. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Chacko is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital.

7610 Carroll Ave Ste 390

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Contact Information

(301) 270-5522

Dr. Achankunju Chacko, MD

Dr. Achankunju Chacko, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Chacko's Experience

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Chacko does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bunion
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Kottayam Med Coll, Kerala U
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Howard University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chacko has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chacko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chacko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chacko to family and friends
3.8
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Chacko's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Hyattsville, MD |
I have been a satisfied patient of Dr. Chacko for more than 20 years. He is knowledgeable, professional, and personable. I love that Dr. Chacko takes time not only to explain what he is doing, but also to answer and encourage me to ask questions.
in Hyattsville, MD |
Overall he is a great doctor but his receptionist are terrible very impatient and ride .
in Takoma Park, MD |
I find Dr Chacko very thorough and willing to spend time explaining... for some personalities he may not be a perfect fit, but I am willing to ask lots of questions, to disagree and to challenge... and he's great with all those things.
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Dr. Chacko accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Chacko has admitting privileges

Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital
7600 Carroll Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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