Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD
Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Altoona, PA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 49 years. Dr. Siripala is affiliated with Nason Hospital, Upmc Bedford Memorial, J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital and Altoona Regional Health System.

K Siripala Md & Associates

312 Chestnut Ave

Altoona, PA 16601

Contact Information

(814) 946-9000

Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD

Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Siripala

Dr. Siripala's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Siripala's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
49

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

More

Read More
3

Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Faculty Of Medicine, University Of Ceylon
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Altoona Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Penn Mc Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Siripala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Siripala does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Siripala and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Siripala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Siripala to family and friends
1.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Siripala's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    POOR
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Smith |
Incompetent... Prescribes high dosages of medications when he should understand elderly individuals needs for meds-such as Warfarin.
Have you seen Dr. Kumbalatara Siripala, MD?
Are you Dr. Siripala?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Siripala

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Siripala accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Siripala has admitting privileges

Altoona Regional Health System
620 Howard Ave
Altoona, PA 16601
View Hospital Profile
J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital
1225 Warm Springs Ave
Huntingdon, PA 16652
View Hospital Profile
Nason Hospital
105 Nason Dr
Roaring Spring, PA 16673
View Hospital Profile
Upmc Bedford Memorial
10455 Lincoln Hwy
Everett, PA 15537
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Nephrology
(6)
Nephrology
(41)
Nephrology
(6)