Dr. Neelima Sunkara, MD

Dr. Neelima Sunkara, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Neelima Sunkara, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Chicago, IL. She graduated from Kasturba Medical College Manipal, Manipal University in 1999 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

3445 N Central Ave

Chicago, IL 60634

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  • Aetna

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Pneumonia
high
more than 88% of peers
Constipation
high
more than 84% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

232  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Kasturba Medical College Manipal, Manipal University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Westlake Hospital Resurrection Health Care Melrose Park
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sunkara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sunkara's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sunkara

3.5

Based on 6 reviews

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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Sunkara's Performance
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Compassionate, listened to concerns, explained everything asked, great bedside manner, made you feel that it was important to her that you recovered.
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