Dr. Kavitha Thukkaram, MD

Dr. Kavitha Thukkaram, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Kavitha Thukkaram, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Metuchen, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Madras Med Coll in 1998 and specializes in internal medicine, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

212 Bridge St Bldg D

Metuchen, NJ 08840

Contact Information

(732) 632-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 15 More

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Dr. Thukkaram's Experience

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Dr. Thukkaram'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 Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thukkaram "We strive to promote health and maintenance through disease prevention, counseling, patient education, and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses. We collaborate with other health professionals, and utilize consultations or referrals as appropriate.

We believe patient advocacy is a key factor in accomplishing cost-effective care and acheive our goals by offering superior care through effective communication with patients and encouraging patients to act as a partner in health care."

3  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Dietetics
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

20  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Madras Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thukkaram has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thukkaram's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thukkaram to family and friends
73 total reviews (38 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (73)

  • 5
    (59)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Thukkaram's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Thukkaram Says:
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We are thankful to all our patients that have taken the time to review our services.

We strive to provide the best experience for all our patients. 

We do understand that there is always room for improvements and appreciate all constructive feedback.

Please leave comments on our website if possible for an immediate response to your concerns. 

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Patient Comments (38)

Nothing but good experiences with doctor and staff. I'm more healthy and motivated since I started going there
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My husband and I have been her patients for a few years. She is very interested in prevention and is very good at motivating people to be more healthy. With her help I lost more than 40 lbs and I was able to get off some of my medications that I took for years! I would highly recommend Dr Thukaram...more
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Just hollow talk that can impress gullible people. Incompetent. And unexpected bills. And smart about billing you and convincing you it is all your mistake. Be warned. Dont book an appointment because she is available. That is not the reason to choose a doctor.
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Very comfortable with Dr T. Have been a patieint for several yrs now. Will readily recommend to others.
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Very good doctor.. will definitely recommend..
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