Dr. Aparna Mahakala, MD

Dr. Aparna Mahakala, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Aparna Mahakala, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Deccan College Of Med Sc in 1996 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

758 Old Norcross Rd Ste 175

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Contact Information

(770) 339-1387

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mahakala performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Mahakala's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Deccan College Of Med Sc
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mahakala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mahakala's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mahakala to family and friends
28 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Mahakala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I would not recommend Dr. Mahakala. Everyone has bad days but her bad day is apparently EVERY day. She is rude, demeaning and condescending to her staff and to her patients. She interrupts, rarely explains things fully and is a generally unpleasant person. Perhaps she would be better suited...more
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Disappointed with Dr. Mahakala's attitude. It is an hour round trip to her office and I typically wait another 30 minutes to see her for not more than about 5 minutes! Her communication style is very one-sided. She is pushy and often interrupted me when I had questions. She brushed off my questions...more
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Dr. Mahakala is a very knowledgeable physician. However, she has little to NO tolerance for people with difficulties and challenges in their lives. I found her treatment to be spot on but because I had to reschedule an appointment several times due to family emergencies, she told me point blank...more
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First appt. she was very nice and concerning about my levels due to my pregnancy. Second appt. was totatlly different. She was very rude and acted annoyed at my presence when all she did was check my new levels on the report and told me not to change anything. For that, I paid $75 copay! It takes...more
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Mock-a-la is a third rate, useless doctor who doesn't deserve to be in the business. Her knowledge and experience in this field is non existent. Avoid seeing this person like the plague! No good will come out of it!!
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