Dr. Jacob Vadakekalam, MD

Dr. Jacob Vadakekalam, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Jacob Vadakekalam, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from St John's Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1981 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

5107 Medical Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 614-8612

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abnormal Thyroid
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vadakekalam'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • St John's Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Johns Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Kings Mill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mayo Grad School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Trivandrum Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Wis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vadakekalam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vadakekalam's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vadakekalam to family and friends
46 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Vadakekalam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (9)

Wonderful, understanding Doctor. Easy to talk to and explains in terms one can understand.
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The worst doctor ever. Put me on a drug that has damaged my kidneys and then blew it away as if no big deal.
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I have had the best experience with the whole staff at the DGD Clinic. I am from out of town and before I came here I had been put on insulin and medication without being given any other options. My doctor had told me there was no other option and that I would eventually end up on insulin at some...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. V for over ten years. I can truly say that he is the best doctor I have ever seen. I am 72 years old and he always looks me in the eye and asks, "how are you feeling? Any stress, problems, or changes in your life?". And he actually listens. He has notes from our last...more
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Dr. V has been my Dr. for the last 5 years. I absolutely love his down to earth, easy to talk to and he tells me like it is demeanor . He is very professional and very helpful.
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