Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD

Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Terrytown, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Madras Medical College in 1971 and specializes in hematology & oncology and hematology.Read his story

2500 Belle Chasse Hwy

Terrytown, LA 70056

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
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more than 96% of peers
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more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Chandrasekaran's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chandrasekaran "Dr. Nagarajan Chandrasekaran is a medical oncologist practicing at Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank in Gretna. He received his medical degree from Madras Medical College and his fellowship from State University of New York at Buffalo."

2  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

34  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

Background Check

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  • Madras Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • St Clares Hosp Hlth Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • St Clares Hosp Hlth Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Chandrasekaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chandrasekaran to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Chandrasekaran's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience was positive as Dr Sekar is methodical, caring and thorough.
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Dr Sekar is caring and compassionate. I highly recommend him as a physician. He has been my cancer doctor now for more than 10 years.
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