Dr. Pavan Chava, DO

Dr. Pavan Chava, DO

Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismMaleAge 43

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(504) 266-0058

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Dr. Pavan Chava, DO is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Covington, LA. Dr. Chava has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening, Thyroid Disorders, and Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chava to book an appointment.

Locations

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

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(504) 266-0058
Ochsner Health Center - Covington1000 Ochsner Blvd Covington, LA 70433
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Chava's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chava

3.8

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What went well
  • Office environment (9)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (8)
  • Staff friendliness (8)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (3)
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Very attentive. Listened!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Lynn Brayton – Aug 25, 2020
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I had an excellent experience with Dr. Chava. He answered all of my questions thoroughly and I did not feel rushed. 10/10 recommend
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Abby in Covington, LA – Jun 25, 2019
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Dr Chava is extremely capable no doubt. He is quite impersonal though. I felt like I was in a futuristic setting when medicine will be by means of artificial intelligence.
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Margaret Collette in Bogalusa, LA – Apr 23, 2019
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Too busy to be concerned......
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chava

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chava treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chava treats other conditions, please contact the office at (985) 875-2828.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Chava is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
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High
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Very High
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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Dr. Chava is experienced in the area of Thyroid Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

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Hypothyroidism
Thyroid Goiter
Abnormal Thyroid
Thyroid Cancer
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High
Frequency
Very High
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Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring specialists.

Dr. Chava is experienced in the area of Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

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Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Counseling
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High
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Very High
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Gonadal Endocrine Disorders

Gonadal endocrine disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the reproductive and sex glands, including polycystic ovary syndrome, Turner syndrome, and gynecomastia, most often through hormone replacement therapy.Compare with other Gonadal Endocrine Disorders specialists.

Dr. Chava is experienced in the area of Gonadal Endocrine Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Testicular Dysfunction
Hypogonadism
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High
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Check Dr. Chava's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Chava's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Congenital Hypothyroidism
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipedema
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipoprotein Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Subacute Thyroiditis
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Chava accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
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Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Biography

Dr. Chava earned his medical degree from NOVA Southeastern School of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He completed his residency and fellowship...Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

Ochsner Clinic Foundation - New Orleans, LA
Fellowship Hospital
Ochsner Clinic Foundation - New Orleans, LA
Residency Hospital
Nova Southeastern School Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Pavan Chava, DO?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (504) 266-0058, and for other questions, call (985) 875-2828.

Does Dr. Pavan Chava, DO offer telehealth services?

Dr. Chava has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Pavan Chava, DO accepting new patients?

Dr. Pavan Chava, DO generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Chava's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Pavan Chava, DO accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Pavan Chava, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Chava frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening, Thyroid Disorders, and Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring. See all practice areas where Dr. Chava specializes.

Where is Dr. Pavan Chava, DO's office located?

Dr. Chava's office is located at 1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA 70433. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Chava is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average