Dr. John Thottakara, MD

Dr. John Thottakara, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(1)
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Dr. John Thottakara, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Dallas, TX. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

5161 Harry Hines Blvd Ste 104

Dallas, TX 75235

Contact Information

(214) 645-2080

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Gait Abnormality
normal
more than 73% of peers
Chronic Pain
normal
more than 64% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 47% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Torticollis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thottakara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thottakara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thottakara to family and friends
1.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 4
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Dr. Thottakara's Performance

Trustworthiness
POOR
Explains condition(s) well
POOR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
POOR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Dallas, TX |
I would not recommend Dr. Thottakara to someone I even remotely care about. He was easily the most incompetent doctor that I have had the misfortune of dealing with. What's worse is that he uses his condescending and self absorbed approach to patient care as a guise to compensate for his inadequate...more
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Dr. Thottakara accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thottakara has admitting privileges

Parkland Health and Hospital System
5200 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75235
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UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy
5151 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235
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William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital
5909 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
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