Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, MD

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Palaniappan Arumugham, MD 1600 N Plano Rd Ste 1200 Richardson, TX 75081 Get Directions
Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, MD
Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, is a primary care physician in Richardson, Texas. At Dr. Arumugham's Family Clinic, Dr. Arumugham and his professional staff are thrilled to have patients entrust them with their medical care needs. For several decades, Dr. Arumugham has been steadfast in serving the community of Richardson, TX, and patients around the Dallas area. Dr. Arumugham earned his medical degree from Madurai Medical College in India. Although he completed his training years ago, Dr. Arumugham is diligent in continuing his education in the medical field. He regularly attends conferences, workshops, and lectures to stay abreast of breaking research and developing technologies within medicine. He is also board certified by the American Board of Family Practice and continues to get recertified periodically as required. When patients place their care into the hands of Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, they can rest assured that he has the experience and know-how to treat them well and with great compassion. As a primary care physician, Dr. Arumugham understands that his role is significant in the prevention, detection, and treatment of any illnesses. That's why his approach is very methodical and thorough. Patients often reflect on Dr. Arumugham's competent manner of listening to concerns and patiently explaining why different tests or medicines are needed. Dr. Arumugham wants to be sure he is getting the complete picture of a medical problem to diagnose and treat the issue correctly. He also wants to ensure his patients are informed and active participants in their medical treatment. A part of the Family Practice and Preventive Medicine branch of healthcare, Dr. Arumugham performs annual checkups and pre-surgery exams, conducts general consultations, and fills prescriptions. He accepts a wide range of insurance companies and is willing to work with his patients to ensure they get the most out of their benefits. Contact Dr. Arumugham's office for an appointment today.

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Dr. Arumugham's Performance
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    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Richardson, TX |
- The staff was unenthusiastic and I never felt that doctor was listening to me. - The prescription was incorrectly written on two separate occasions, causing issues with the pharmacy.
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Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, is a primary care physician in Richardson, Texas.  At Dr. Arumugham's Family Clinic, Dr. Arumugham and his professional staff are thrilled to have patients entrust them with their medical care needs. For several decades, Dr. Arumugham has been steadfast in serving the community of Richardson, TX, and patients around the Dallas area.

Dr. Arumugham earned his medical degree from Madurai Medical College in India. Although he completed his training years ago, Dr. Arumugham is diligent in continuing his education in the medical field. He regularly attends conferences, workshops, and lectures to stay abreast of breaking research and developing technologies within medicine. He is also board certified by the American Board of Family Practice and continues to get recertified periodically as required.

When patients place their care into the hands of Dr. Palaniappan Arumugham, they can rest assured that he has the experience and know-how to treat them well and with great compassion. As a primary care physician, Dr. Arumugham understands that his role is significant in the prevention, detection, and treatment of any illnesses. That's why his approach is very methodical and thorough.

Patients often reflect on Dr. Arumugham's competent manner of listening to concerns and patiently explaining why different tests or medicines are needed. Dr. Arumugham wants to be sure he is getting the complete picture of a medical problem to diagnose and treat the issue correctly. He also wants to ensure his patients are informed and active participants in their medical treatment.

A part of the Family Practice and Preventive Medicine branch of healthcare, Dr. Arumugham performs annual checkups and pre-surgery exams, conducts general consultations, and fills prescriptions. He accepts a wide range of insurance companies and is willing to work with his patients to ensure they get the most out of their benefits. Contact Dr. Arumugham's office for an appointment today.

Dr. Arumugham's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice and Pediatrics
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Family Practice
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity

Education

  • Medical School
    Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
  • Internship Hospital
    Misericordia Hospital Bronx Ny

    Completed in 1967

  • Residency Hospital
    State University Of New York

    Completed in 1969

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Misericordia Hospital-Bronx, N.Y.

    Completed in 1972

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy
  • Immunization
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination