Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD

Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
41 y/o
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Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wichita, KS. She specializes in rheumatology.

Via Christi Clinic

3311 E Murdock St

Wichita, KS 67208
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Kurakula's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteopenia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurakula treats Osteopenia more than 100% of her peers

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

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kurakula treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 100% of her peers

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

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Kurakula 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

Dr. Kurakula's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wichita, KS. She specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

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Dr. Kurakula's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kurakula

2.7

Based on 14 reviews

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I waited 6 months to be treated like my issues and pain weren't real. I have Sjogren's Syndrome and just because my inflammation markers weren't high last year, she said my pain was a "non-issue". She did order more labs and then said they were normal. They were not normal. She didn't listen to my...Read More
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I do not recommend this doctor at all especially if you're a young patient. I had chronic muscle and joint pain, weight loss, and low grade fevers. Instead of doing the proper lab work, she said I was too young to have a health problem . Months later I went to a new rheumatologist who did the...Read More
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I started going to Dr KuraKula about a year ago. I was in such pain I couldn’t hardly get around. She was very patient and listened to me.She Xraed me . Got me on Medication and My pain started getting better within a month. I’m so Thankful. I thought I was going to have to live with my pain.
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TOTAL WASTE OF MY TIME! DEMORALIZING AND FRUSTRATING !!! I waited 3 months for this appointment!!! Dr. spent MAYBE a total of 10 min with me, completely uninterested in my symptoms, or history. Minimal exam, didn't even check the joints that are in constant pain and flare up. Told me my...Read More
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I have trouble with joint and muscle pain, fatigue, digestive issues, and on and off fevers so I initially went to my family doctor. They did an ana test and it came back positive so I was refered to rheumatology especially since lupus and arthritis runs in my family. The doctor said I was way too...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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