Dr. Arpana Edala, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 46

Geriatric Medicine

Dr. Arpana Edala, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Little Rock, AR. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock and Conway Regional Health System. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Arpana Edala, MD

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2300 Andover Ct Ste 400 Little Rock, AR 72227
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Telehealth services available

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Dr. Edala's Reviews

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4.6

Based on 22 ratings

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My visits are always efficient and professional. Dr Edala and staff are very informed and ready to perform necessary activities to complete Diagnosis. All staff are attentive as well as friendly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Vivian – Nov 16, 2019
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A gift from above!! The entire staff is positive and professional. Dr. Edala is at the top of her game and knows her stuff. She is not only knowledgeable but is a great communicator and listener. My 78 year old husband has dementia. We have been to several physicians and she is , by far, the best. Her approach encompasses the entire family and she considers a variety of treatment options. Little Rock is lucky to have her.
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Apr 25, 2019
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Dr Edala is very willing to listen to the patient before responding. She has a genuine interest in your situation, hears your concerns, then elaborates on her findings. Very calming, reassuring, regarding your problems. Fusses about my weight, but not in a criticizing manner. I would not hesitate to recommend her to my spouse/friends at any time. Certainly gives you the time you need in the exam room without you feeling like she's rushing to another patient. Fantastic chairside manner.
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Apr 14, 2019
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My husband and I both switched to Dr. Edala nearly a year ago. It is wonderful to now have a "family doctor" who cares about us. AND we do not have to wend our way through a huge hospital/clinic to get to our doctor's office! Samantha is wonderful too!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
7 people found this helpful
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Patricia Hitt in Little Rock, AR – Dec 04, 2018
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As a Long Term Care Administrator I have found the services of Arkansas Longevity Center to be exceptionally great for the ever changing needs in our specialty. Dr. Arapana Edala, and associates, provides the best standards, and best practices when caring for our elderly population. I would highly recommend them to any one. Ricky Griffin, Administrator Alcoa Pines Health & Rehabilitation.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Ricky Griffin in Benton, AR – Nov 18, 2018
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Dr. Edala is the very best doctor for aging persons. She is compassionate and understanding. She really cares about your needs and concerns. I highly recommend Dr. Edala.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Connie Woodard in Sherwood, Ar – May 25, 2018
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Dr. Edala is very concerned with her patients and does everything possible to help you I would recommend her very highly!!
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Mike Fitzhugh in Little Rock – Apr 06, 2018
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My father was a physician, and Dr. Edala is the single best physician I have been with in my life. I am 73. She is thorough, warm, knowledgeable and responsive to every question. The specialists she has referred me to (for colonoscopies, cataracts, dermatology) are equally impressive. Thanks to doing what she tells me, I am in perfect health. I recommend her to every friend and acquaintance who asks for a good physician.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Little Rock, AR – Apr 04, 2018
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Dr. Edala has been a huge asset to the geriatric population. Her over all knowledge has made a tremendous difference in all our experience with her being over care decisions. Thank you Dr. E!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Shannon Harter in Benton, AR – Mar 28, 2018
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Excellent geriatric specialist would highly recommend for your loved ones care!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Haskell – Mar 28, 2018
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Dr Edala and her staff are excellent. They are compassionate and knowledgeable in their care of my mom. I would strongly recommend her!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Mar 16, 2018
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Because Dr. Edala is a wonderful dr. for my wife, I asked her for help w/ my chest pains, so severe I could not leave home. I am 68 yrs old and had visited two GI specialists to no avail. Dr. Edala has reduced my long list of medications and is treating me for a spastic esophagus. I am now Pain Free!, enjoying life once again. Thank you God for Dr. Edala. She is very intelligent and extremely CARING. You will love her fun and loving staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Ralph Shelnutt in Benton, AR – Feb 28, 2017
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Great MD! She listens to her patients as well as staff who care for them. Dr. Edala is experienced, knowledgeable, and compassionate. Excellent geriatric physician!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Antoinette in Maumelle, AR – Jan 12, 2017
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Biography

Dr. Arpana Edala, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Little Rock, AR. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Health Medical Center...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Abington Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Elmhurst Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
2007
Cabrini Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Telugu

Awards

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What conditions does Dr. Arpana Edala, MD treat?

Dr. Edala frequently treats the following conditions: Muscle Weakness, Difficulty With Walking, and Gait Abnormality. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Arpana Edala, MD's office address?

Dr. Edala's office is located at 2300 Andover Ct Ste 400, Little Rock, AR 72227. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages is Dr. Arpana Edala, MD fluent in?

Dr. Edala is able to speak Telugu, Hindi, and Kannada. View profile to see all.

Is Dr. Arpana Edala, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Edala provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Arpana Edala, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Arpana Edala, MD is affiliated with Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock and Conway Regional Health System.

Is Dr. Arpana Edala, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Arpana Edala, MD holds board certifications in Geriatric Medicine.

Does Dr. Arpana Edala, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 4.6/5 for Dr. Arpana Edala, MD. Patients say that the provider explained conditions well and they trusted the provider's decisions. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Edala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Muscle Weakness
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edala treats Muscle Weakness more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Edala treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Difficulty With Walking
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edala treats Difficulty With Walking more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Edala treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edala treats Gait Abnormality more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Edala treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Edala's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • 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
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin A Deficiency
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain

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(501) 904-5159

Dr. Edala accepts the following insurance:

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Office2300 Andover Ct Ste 400 Little Rock, AR 72227
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CHI St. Vincent Gastroenterology - Parkview1 Saint Vincent Cir Ste 210 Little Rock, AR 72205
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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