Dr. Praveena Gandikota, MD

Dr. Praveena Gandikota, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Dr. Praveena Gandikota, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Springfield, PA. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

196 W Sproul Rd Ste 205

Springfield, PA 19064

Contact Information

(610) 338-1820

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gandikota's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandikota treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Gandikota treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandikota treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Gandikota treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Diabetes Type 1
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandikota treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Gandikota treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Gandikota's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide quality patient care through open communication and team effort with patient as well as other providers. I believe in the importance of developing an enduring patient-physician relationship based on trust, respect and empathy. I also strongly emphasize patient education and preventive medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Awards

Dr. Gandikota's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gandikota

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

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I absolutely would not go back to this doctor for my thyroid issues. Maybe she is a good diabetes doctor, but she didn’t know much about thyroids. Didn’t even know what tests to order for a set of standard thyroid labs. She was so unhelpful and belittling that I sat in the appointment crying. I...Read More
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Explains things well and takes the time to answer questions. Very supportive.
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Dr. Gandikota is extremely knowledgeable and is up to date on the latest research in her field. She expects you to follow her advice and participate in your care. However she is very realistic and empathetic as well.
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Pleasant, reassuring, knowledgable
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Springfield Hospital

Springfield, PA

Taylor Hospital

Ridley Park, PA