Dr. Anita Kadikar, MD

Dr. Anita Kadikar, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Anita Kadikar, MD is a pulmonologist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Schulich School Of Medicine At The University Of Western Ontario in 1998 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

290 S Alma School Rd Ste 11

Chandler, AZ 85224

Contact Information

(480) 759-1027

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Dr. Kadikar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kadikar treats Emphysema more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Kadikar treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kadikar treats Shortness of Breath more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Kadikar treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kadikar treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Kadikar treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Kadikar's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Alkalosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Breathing Disorders
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Emphysema
Empyema
Fungal Infections
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Labored Breathing
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Diseases
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Valley Fever
Vascular Disease
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our clinic specializes in the treatment of patients with lung diseases. We usually treat people with trouble breathing, cough, shortness of breath, wheezing and chest pain. ARM focuses on treating diseases such as asthma, COPD, pneumonia, Valley Fever, bronchitis, emphysema and pulmonary fibrosis. We also see patients with abnormal chest xrays, lung scans and lung nodules.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

  • 2003
    University of Calgary / Faculty of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Schulich School Of Medicine At The University Of Western Ontario
    Medical School
    1998

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kadikar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kadikar

2.7

Based on 15 reviews

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(2)
1 Star
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(7)

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One of the worst experiences I've had with a doctor. Didn't like questions said she was the doctor and made the choices. Had a very superior attitude. So glad I got a second opinion were I'm being cared for as a patient and can ask questions.
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Doctor is OK, staff is dysfunctional
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Only relies on a machine that checks lung function to diagnose. If the machine gives good numbers, you're fine according to her. When I asked her to take a listen with her stethoscope she seemed so annoyed and then treated me like a hypochondriac. A second opinion later revealed lung fibrosis. ...Read More
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Very thorough and extremely pleasant. Office staff was helpful and friendly. I highly recommend Dr. Kadikar !!
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Was seeing this doctor, then they moved but didnt bother to notify me. Clearly, she doesnt really care about her patients. Will be finding new doctor.
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Aetna
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus PPO
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Humana
Gold
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
LifeWise
Mercy Care
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
Pacific Health Alliance
Phoenix Health Plan
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
Tricare
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare

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