Dr. Durga Sunkara, MD

Dr. Durga Sunkara, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Durga Sunkara, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Pasadena, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in internal medicine and family medicine.

Paramount Medical Associates

4802 E Sam Houston Pkwy S Ste 150

Pasadena, TX 77505
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Paramount
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Sunkara's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sunkara "WE BELIEVE THAT YOU WANT TO  TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR HEALTH 


2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Breath Testing
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immigration Physical Examination
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Outpatient Opioid Detoxification
  • Physical Examination
  • Stress Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis
  • 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.


  • Andhra U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sunkara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sunkara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sunkara to family and friends
28 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Sunkara's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr. Sunkara has been my PCP for years. I feel very satisfied with the care I receive from him. He always takes the time to listen to me and answer any questions I have. With the health issues I have, I am very thankful to have him as my doctor. I also completely adore his staff. They are very...more
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Dr. Sunkara is a great doctor who actually cares about his patients. He has helped me on my path to sobriety and really cares about my progression. I owe a lot of my success to him.
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Dr. Sunkara and staff are great. Appointments are kept on schedule and I'm usually done with my appointment with in an hour, Which is great.! He will take the time to answer your question and go over your treatment plan. I'm glad I found him and he is now my dr.
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Dr. Sunkara and staff has always taken the time to go over any questions that you may have and really listens to what is going on in your life and doesn't just push as many people through as he can. He is a great dr. and has a great staff.
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Dr. Sunkara is my PCP. He and his staff are professional and very friendly. After 10 years as his patient I think so highly of him that my son, daughter-in-law, and granddaughter are his patients as well.
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