Dr. Aparna Chandrasekaran, MD

Dr. Aparna Chandrasekaran, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Aparna Chandrasekaran, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Chennai Medical College in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine and bariatric medicine.

1527 Rt Ste 2100

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

(732) 201-3504

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
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Dr. Chandrasekaran's Experience

Dr. Chandrasekaran's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chandrasekaran "Aparna Chandrasekaran, MD, is a board-certified physician whose primary area of care is centered around women's health and treating obesity. She offers medically supervised weight loss plans and various other, standard medical services at Jersey Medical Weight Loss in Somerset, New Jersey. She's a certified medical examiner who works with the federal government to provide examinations and evaluations for a wide variety of purposes. She also works with other doctors at various facilities to create health and wellness plans that include fitness regimens and nutritional counseling.

Dr. Chandrasekaran received her medical degree in 1996 from Dr. M. G. R. Medical University in India. She then moved to the United States where she continued her education, obtaining a degree in Internal Medicine. Since 2005, she's been practicing in New Jersey where she's affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University. In addition to working in the area of women's health and weight loss, also offers her services at assisted living facilities and subacute care centers. The doctor and her staff encourage residents who live in the Somerset and nearby area in New Jersey to visit New Jersey Medical Weight Loss for all of their healthcare needs."


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  • Internal Medicine
  • Bariatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Generalized Obesity
  • Hypertension
  • Overweight


  • Echocardiography
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Preventive Care
  • Vaccination
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Chennai Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Board Certified In Bariatric Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Listed in Guide to America's Top Physicians, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Chandrasekaran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chandrasekaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chandrasekaran to family and friends
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chandrasekaran's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Edison, NJ |
I've never met a more compassionate and attentive physician. Not only is she wonderful, but her entire staff is as well. She listens and shows concern for her patients, she's a real gem. I went to see her for weight loss and ended up making her our new primary. A++++++++++
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in Skillman, NJ |
It was a an informative experience which was more than worthwhile. The staff and doctor was very friendly and allowed for me to truly understand that of which affected me in my weight journey.
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Dr. Chandrasekaran accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Chandrasekaran has admitting privileges

Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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