Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  |  
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Age 59
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Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD
Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine doctor who practices in Midlothian, VA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Shankar is affiliated with Bon Secours - Richmond Community Hospital, Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital, Bon Secours - Memorial Regional Medical Center and Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center.

13700 St Francis Blvd Ste 502

Midlothian, VA 23114

Contact Information

(804) 594-7428

Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD

Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • C and O Employee's Hospital Association
  • Chesapeake Life Insurance Co
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Life and Health Insurance
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Intrauterine Growth Restriction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pregnancy Ultrasound
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shankar "Dr. Shankar received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University College of Medical Sciences located in India. He completed a Obstetrics and Gynecology residency from Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and completed a Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship from Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Shankar is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine."

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Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Uterine Diseases
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Procedures

  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Coll Med Scis
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Mercy Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Bronx Lebanon Hosp Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shankar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shankar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shankar to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Richmond, VA |
Great doctor! Cares about your situation and doesn't rush out the door! Highly recommend!
Very knowledgable & experienced ! wonderful bed side manner! Could not have asked for a better doctor!
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Dr. Shankar accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Health Fund POS
    Health Fund PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    National Advantage PPO
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Select
    Traditional Choice POS
    USAccess
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Federal Employee Program
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
    KeyCare PPO
    PAR Traditional
    SmartValue Classic
    SmartValue Plus
  • C and O Employee's Hospital Association
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Chesapeake Life Insurance Co
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Cigna Network
    Indemnity EPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Network Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Employers Health Network
    Employers Health Network PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • First Life and Health Insurance
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • inHealth
    inHealth PPO
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MVP Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • One Net
    One Net PPO
  • Optima Health
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
  • Pyramid Life
    Today's Option Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Sedgwick Claims Management Services
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care) HMO
  • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    Option 1
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
  • UniCare
    Security Choice PFFS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    MAMSI Alliance PPO
    MAMSI MDIPA
    MAMSI Optimum Choice
    MAMSI Optimum Choice HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Sierra Option
    Sierra Option Plus
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
  • VA Coordinated Care for the Uninsured (VCC)
  • Virginia Health Network
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana Commercial PPO
    One Health Plans
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Virginia Premier
    Medicaid HMO
    Virginia Premier Gold
  • WellCare
    Concert PFFS
    Duet PFFS
    Summit PFFS

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Hospitals where Dr. Shankar has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - Memorial Regional Medical Center
8260 Atlee Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
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Bon Secours - Richmond Community Hospital
1500 N 28th St
Richmond, VA 23223
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Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center
13710 St Francis Blvd
Midlothian, VA 23114
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Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital
5801 Bremo Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
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