Dr. Durga Mekala, MD

Dr. Durga Mekala, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Durga Mekala, MD is a family medicine specialist in Arlington, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from S.V. Medical College in 1992 and specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.

3132 Matlock Rd Ste 311

Arlington, TX 76015

Contact Information

(817) 987-1414

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Mekala's Experience

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Dr. Mekala'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 and Geriatric Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

248  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • S.V. Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Carilion Health Syst Roanoke Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Carilion Roanoke-Salem Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • carilion clinic geriatric medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mekala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mekala's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mekala to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Mekala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have been going to this office for a number of years. The office staff are always wonderful. Dr. Mekala is a kind man but I feel as though my concerns aren't really addressed. The wait time is miserable. The 1st appointment time is scheduled for 8:45 but the Dr never arrives until 9:30. Today I...more
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Dr. Mekala is a kind, attentive, knowledgeable and compassionate physician. When high wait times are experienced, please know that he is giving patients his undivided attention and care. I never feel rushed or stupid asking questions. I like that his staff reviews everything I am taking and any...more
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