Dr. Madhu Challapalli, MD

Dr. Madhu Challapalli, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Madhu Challapalli, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Antonio, TX. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

1139 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 520

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 490-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertension
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Challapalli'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Challapalli "Our group of 30 heart specialists includes the finest electrophysiologists, interventionists and general cardiologists in San Antonio and South Texas. We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of heart and cardiovascular disease and peripheral vascular disease. We are accepting new patients. We look forward to meeting you!"

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Hallucinations
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17  Procedures

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nm School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Challapalli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Challapalli's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Challapalli to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Challapalli'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

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Challapalli was very prompt and gave me as much time to explain my problem as I needed. He was attentive and advised me what he felt we should do. I was very comfortable with his review of my problem.
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Dr. Challapalli is very knowledgeable, friendly and caring. He is one of the best doctors I have had the pleasure of working with. He really takes time to listen to his patients and explains everything very clearly.
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I’ve been with Dr. Challapalli for over 5 years. Excellent doctor,knowledgeable and takes his time with his patients.when your a heart patient you are scared of the unknown. . Dr. Challapalli made me at ease, when I saw how confident he was with my heart assessment.
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On Thursday, October 12, 2017, I had a follow-up visit with my cardiologist, Dr. Madhu Challapalli, MD, to review the results of my heart monitor that I had to wear for fourteen days. As always, Dr. Challapalli was very courteous, polite, and professional when he explained in lay terms that I...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Challapalli for over 12 yrs. He is very knowledgeable, experienced, attentive, and always willing to discuss options and explain the whys behind his treatments and/or recommendations. Excellent overall!
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