Dr. Chandrasekhar Varma, MD

Dr. Chandrasekhar Varma, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Chandrasekhar Varma, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University in 1966 and specializes in endocrinology.

625 Citracado Pkwy Ste 108

Escondido, CA 92025

Contact Information

(760) 743-1431

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Varma'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Varma "Strive for excellence in diagnosis and medical care and treat all patients with respect and understanding"

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Daniel Drake Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Varma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Varma's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Varma to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Varma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I would recommend against using Dr Varma. Not because of Varma himself. He was fine interpersonally. His saff is absolutely a disaster. I had to wait for one month to finally get my prescription filled. They also booked me to the wrong office for an appointment after 6years of going to the same...more
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Well my story is different. Their scheduling people are all over the place. Called on a Tuesday and left a voicemail. The phone message stated someone would call me back shortly. Come later that afternoon, I call back, and finally got a hold of someone who took my insurance information, who said I...more
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I am very pleased with Dr. Varma. He really cares about the well being of his patients and has a super friendly, hands on staff.
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Dr Varma is an extremely knowledgeable, caring physician who always puts his patients first. He keeps the patient informed of their status and provides copies of lab or other tests done. Excellent physician!
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