Dr. Krishna Kakani, MD

Dr. Krishna Kakani, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
(25)
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Dr. Krishna Kakani, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U in 1979 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2006 Franklin St SE Ste 200

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 251-5121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Kakani'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

31  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Lloyd Noland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kakani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kakani's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakani to family and friends
25 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Kakani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

i went to see her for years. I stopped going because she told me to do Volunteer Work. Ignoring my health issues. I went to a doctor in Birmingham. Pelvic pain specilaist. I had vaginal atrophy and vestibulitis, etc . The vaginia was dry and muscles were tight, vaginia was closing up. She...more
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I just started going to her and I love her. I wish I was with her a long time ago. Dr. Kakani listen to you when you trying to explain whats going on with you. Also she is not like other doctors come in the room for a second and leave back out. I will highly recommend her to be your Doctor.
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She forgot to take out gauze in my vagina after delivering my baby. For two weeks, I was in severe pain and I thought it was weird because the pain should get better, but it was actually getting worse. Whenever the blood that got soaked up in the gauze came out, I felt pain that almost made me...more
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