Dr. Poombavai Nagappan, MD

Dr. Poombavai Nagappan, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Poombavai Nagappan, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Govt Kilpauk Med Coll in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine.

12442 SW Scholls Ferry Rd Ste 100

Portland, OR 97223

Contact Information

(503) 216-9200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 8 More

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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

171  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Govt Kilpauk Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Edgewater Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nagappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nagappan's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nagappan to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nagappan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Nagappan has been my primary care physician since 2009 and I think she's great. She always has plenty of time for me and listens to all of my complaints (and takes thorough notes).
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Irresponsible doctor. Waste of time. She did not even follow-up with blood work which clearly needed attention.
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Went in for a pain med consult due to compressed nerve in neck as I await PT to start. She rather write for anti seizure medications with massive side effects for temporary pain control then to write for a weeks worth of Vicodin. I get doctors being hesitant to write for pain meds but her ideas...more
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