Dr. Chandra Shekar, MD

Dr. Chandra Shekar, MD

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Dr. Chandra Shekar, MD is a family medicine specialist in Kirkwood, MO. He graduated from Mangalore University / Kasturba Medical College and specializes in family medicine, pediatrics, and more.Read his story

11040 Manchester Rd

Kirkwood, MO 63122

Contact Information

(314) 822-4002

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Exclusive Healthcare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
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Dr. Shekar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Ataxia
Atherosclerosis
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bunion
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Pain
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Dehydration
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enteritis
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hammer Toe
Headache
Heart Disease
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopause
Migraine
Mole Removal
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Pap Smear
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Exams
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Physical Examination
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Urinalysis
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaccination
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wart Removal
Wellness Examination
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Practice offers complete spectrum of Primary care, Diagnosis, Tests, Treatment ,management and referral to appropriate care when required

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • Capitol Hill Hospital, Residency In General Practice
    Residency Hospital
  • Capitol Hill Hosp
    Internship Hospital
  • Mysore University / Mysore Medical College
    Medical School
  • Mangalore University / Kasturba Medical College
    Medical School
  • 1991
    Lynchburg Family Residency Program, Affiliated With University Of Virginia.
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • Mysore University / Mysore Medical College
    Undergraduate School

Dr. Shekar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shekar

4.8

Based on 22 reviews

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Dr. Shekar has been my primary care physician for over 20 years. I have never thought of looking for a new or another PCP. He is an excellent family physician with convenient office hours, and location.
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The entire staff is amazing. I found the office when I moved back to st louis. The time a care the doctor and his staff gives is amazing. You don't feel like a package on a conveyor here. This is what medicine should be about. I greatly appreciate his consideration before prescribing any pills. ...Read More
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The best Doctor I could ever think off. His diagnosis is perfect and treats with minimal medicines. He doesn't scare with lots of unnecessary tests. He spends time to understand your situation and boosts up confidence with positive words. Very gentle and genuine person.
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Excellent care for many years!
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he listen and is very helpful to find what is going on with me and help keep me healthy
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield EPO
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna Connect Network
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Exclusive Healthcare
Exclusive Healthcare EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink POS
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO

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