Dr. Ratnam Nagalla, MD

PediatricsFemaleAge 76

Pediatrics

Dr. Ratnam Nagalla, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Shreveport, LA and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Health Sciences / Guntur Medical College medical school in 1969. She is affiliated with Willis-Knighton Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Ratnam Nagalla, MD

WK Care For Kids

870 Olive St Shreveport, LA 71104
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Telehealth available

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Nagalla's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fever
  • Gastritis
  • Headache
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Laryngitis
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vision Screening
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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(318) 629-0480

Dr. Nagalla accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gilsbar 360
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthPlus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NovaSys Health
PPO Plus
Private HealthCare Systems
Railroad Medicare
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Dr. Nagalla's Reviews

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3.0

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Dr.Nagalla has been my daughters pediatrician for almost 3 years and my newborns as well now. She is sweet and always on top of any issues. Her staff ,Penny and Wanda, are amazing as well. Wait time is never long and they are good about squeezing you in.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Bossier City, LA – Mar 08, 2017
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I was able to schedule with Dr. Nagalla during an emergency. She is helpful and kind. The wait time was less than 10 minutes. I was so happy with the friendliness of the staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Shreveport, LA – Sep 18, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Ratnam Nagalla, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Shreveport, LA and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Medicine

Education

Harlem Hosp Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
Harlem Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
J C Giuffre Med Center
Residency Hospital
Nyu Downtown Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
University of Health Sciences / Guntur Medical College
Medical School
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Dr. Nagalla frequently treats Immunization Administration, Cough, and Wellness Examination. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Nagalla treats.

Where is Dr. Ratnam Nagalla, MD's office located?

Dr. Nagalla's office is located at 870 Olive St, Shreveport, LA 71104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

WK Care For Kids

WK Care for Kids870 Olive St Shreveport, LA 71104
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Willis-Knighton Medical Center

Shreveport, LA

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average