Dr. Prema Kothandaraman, MD

Dr. Prema Kothandaraman, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Prema Kothandaraman, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Arcadia, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from University Of Madras Chingleput Med College in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

51 N 5th Ave

Arcadia, CA 91006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kothandaraman "We are a team of compassionate, highly trained professionals offering a full range of obstetrics and gynecology services from your initial exam, to childbirth and through menopause and beyond. Our goal is to offer patient centered medical care based on mutual trust and communication. Dr. Prema is a Board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist who specializes in Incontinence issues with women."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

63  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Dr M.G.R. Medical University / Madras Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Madras Chingleput Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Yale MC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mount Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kothandaraman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kothandaraman's Reviews

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18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Kothandaraman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I really like Dr Prema. I feel comfortable asking her any question. She thorough and very caring. The only thing i didn't care for was my original Appt. was for 8:30 and was asked if I could move it to 9 then i waited for 1 hour from waiting room to seeing her. I think there were two other patients...more
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The worest experience of my life. My concern was different they have performed some other test and have given a huge bill, the support team I see to horrible they have literally shouted on me while I was in call.
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I went in with severe PMS and an itchy, crusty spot on my skin. After Interrupting me constantly as I described symptoms, She refered me to a special pharmacy that took a *ton* of my time and money. It turned out all I needed to do was cut soy out of my diet. Soy acts as estrogen in the body. And...more
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It took me a while to find the right doctor and I'm so happy I found her Dr.Prema Kothandaraman, MD is really professional and respectful. She listens to you and listens to what u need and does everything she can to do things right
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Dr. Prema made my birthing experience a terrible one. She is a bully who, in my opinion, would like all births to be C-sections. Please do not make her your doctor if you want a natural birth. Oh, she's fine for routine tests--pleasant, even. But when you disagree with her she turns on you like a...more
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