Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD

Dr. Preethi Kurakula, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

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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Top Care Areas

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education data for Dr. Kurakula is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurakula's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurakula to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Kurakula's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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...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...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...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...more
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