Dr. Prithvi Shankar, MD

Dr. Prithvi Shankar, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Prithvi Shankar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Modesto, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in internal medicine.

1541 Florida Ave

Modesto, CA 95350

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Shankar's Experience

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Dr. Shankar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shankar does not have any board certifications listed.

201  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

2 Sanctions
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (9/10/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (9/4/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • West Houston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shankar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shankar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shankar's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shankar to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shankar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Shankar has been my primary care physician for a long time. I trust and respect him to keep me healthy and provide the best care possible. I’m in a medical crisis situation right now and I’m depending on his advice and direction to keep me calm and save my life.
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