Dr. Aparna Vaikunth, MD

Dr. Aparna Vaikunth, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Aparna Vaikunth, MD is a family medicine specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Brody School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in family medicine.

1821 Hillandale Rd Ste 24B

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 383-5437

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Vaikunth's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vaikunth "I am a Family Medicine Physician and my areas of interest are preventative care women's health and blood pressure and diabetes management. I believe in partnering with patients to motivate and get them involved in their health. I enjoy seeing patients of all ages and taking care of the whole family. Continuity of care is important for trust and building long lasting relationships. I am local to North Carolina and I enjoy spending time with my family and friends outside of work. My husband and I have two beautiful daughters who are our pride and joy."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

165  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Brody School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Southern Regional Ahec
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vaikunth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vaikunth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vaikunth to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Vaikunth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

always pleasant...treats you with respect...seems concerned about your health ...I never dread an appointment....she recently moved to a new location and instead of driving 7-8 minutes I now choose to drive the 30 minutes that it now takes to get to her office because she makes my visits pleasant...more
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Worst doctor I have ever been in contact with. Treated a veteran who has lyme disease with complete disrespect and gave him completely false information about lyme disease delaying his diagnosis and treatment. Steer clear!!
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