Dr. Ramakrishna Chakilam, MD

Dr. Ramakrishna Chakilam, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Ramakrishna Chakilam, MD is a pulmonologist in Corpus Christi, TX. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Ramakrishna Chakilam, MD

5826 Esplanade Dr Ste 202

Corpus Christi, TX 78414
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chakilam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Bronchoscopy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pneumonia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Thoracentesis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Chakilam's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chakilam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chakilam's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chakilam to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Chakilam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Chakilam was very thorough, knowledgeable, and professional. Easy to talk too, and easy to understand; explained everything very well and answered all questions.
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I was very disappointed with Dr Chakilam and his office staff. I would not recommend him. This Dr did not listen to me or address my concerns. He is more concerned about getting his patients to do a sleep study. His receptionist overcharged me on my first visit. His staff is rude and if you...more
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If you find yourself in need of a Pulmonologist, I highly recommend Dr. Chakilum. He is an overall wonderful doctor. Patient, thorough, compassionate, and best of all, explains everything to you. You do not leave his office with lingering questions. Wait time can be lengthy but that is to be...more
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