Dr. Jacob Vadakekalam, MD

Dr. Jacob Vadakekalam, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vadakekalam's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vadakekalam treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Vadakekalam treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Overweight
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vadakekalam treats Overweight more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vadakekalam treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vadakekalam treats Thyroid Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vadakekalam treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vadakekalam's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Vadakekalam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vadakekalam

4.2

Based on 46 reviews

5 Stars
78.26086956521739%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.1739130434782608%
(1)
1 Star
17.391304347826086%
(8)

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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...Read 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...Read 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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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice Test
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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