Dr. Jharana Shrestha, MD

Dr. Jharana Shrestha, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Jharana Shrestha, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Weatherford, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

891 Eureka St

Weatherford, TX 76086

Contact Information

(817) 599-1200

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Shrestha'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.

Dr. Shrestha's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shrestha "Dr. Shrestha is a qualified and experienced Rheumatologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and other diseases of the joints, bones and muscles."

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Steroid Injection

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Metro Health Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Metro Health Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Tex Med Br
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shrestha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shrestha's Reviews

2.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shrestha to family and friends
29 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Shrestha's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

An elder is referred to you and you dismiss them and speak to them like they're garbage. Just because you think you're better than everyone else does not mean you are. Get off your high horse & treat people with respect like you'd expect for someone caring for your mother or father. For someone so...more
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Dr Shresta does not seem to have a professional approach to discussions with her patients. She was not willing to hear my concerns about certain medications and was abrupt with me when questioned about the side effects I experience taking said medications I felt she didn't want to listen to me,...more
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She may be a good Dr but heaven help you if you disagree or correct her. I got the boot "in the name of the Lord Jesus" she said we don't communicate effectively. In my opinion, she doesn't listen or type in her laptop what she is bringing told. When I interrupted her today, that was the last...more
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Dr. Shrestha's office environment is unfriendly. Her nurse is rude and shows genuine dislike for me. The doctor clearly shows no interest in treating me and even said that there are 50 people waiting in line to take my place. I need to find another Rheumatologist.
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Dr. Shrestha was a referral for my condition. My first appointment I informed her I was coming from another rheumatologist but was uncomfortable with the treatment plan. She ordered several tests and xrays ( although they'd just been done) after a very brief exam. Then on my follow up...more
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