Dr. Padma Chimata, MD

Dr. Padma Chimata, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Padma Chimata, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Mysore Medical College in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

19770 Kingsland Blvd Ste 305

Houston, TX 77094

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chimata's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chimata treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chimata treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chimata treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chimata treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chimata treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chimata treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chimata's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Spine
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chemotherapy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Drug-Induced Myopathies
Dry Eyes
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Metabolic Myopathies
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Myopathy
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteonecrosis
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Paget's Disease
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
Rheumatoid Vasculitis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Instability
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Tendonitis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Padma Chimata, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Mysore Medical College in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Iu School Of Medicine-Rheumatology
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Iu School Of Medicine-Geriatrics/ Gerontorheumatology
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Christ Advocate Health Center/Uic
Residency Hospital
2002
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
Mysore Medical College
Medical School
2007
2005
2004
2002
1999

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Telugu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chimata's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chimata

2.7

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
31.147540983606557%
(19)
4 Stars
1.639344262295082%
(1)
3 Stars
9.836065573770492%
(6)
2 Stars
16.39344262295082%
(10)
1 Star
40.98360655737705%
(25)

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I have been seeing Dr. Chimata since 2009. She is the best Rheumatologist in the area. Her waiting time can be long some days, but i can honestly say that the waiting time is worth it after you see her. While waiting to be seen I've met several other patients and to hear their progress after...Read More
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She is a great doctor for you IF - you have hours to wait in the waiting room and then again in the exam room and IF you want to be put on numerous expensive medications with horrific side effects and not actually get to the root of your condition. She will not explore causes of your issues, nor...Read More
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The wait is always 2+ hours, which makes her time with patients rushed. I made an appointment to discuss changing my medication and was furious to have a nurse practitioner walk in to see me. I specified i wanted an appointment with Dr. Chimata when I booked. I was prescribed a medication that...Read More
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I went to doctor Chimata in 2015, she took her time to explain to me about my symptoms by them I was going to another doctor who put me in remicade for almost 4 years and my health did not improved at all, I had a rash in my hand and my feet were getting like purple; that's why i took the decision...Read More
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I was really hesitant after reading these comments to go to Dr. Chimata but, I AM SO GLAD I DID! she was so helpful in helping me understand my disease and not feel overwhelmed about what she had told me.The wait time is long but after meeting her I completely understand why. she is not someone who...Read More
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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Thrivent Financial
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