Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD

Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Phenix City, AL and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1987 and specializes in pediatrics, adolescent medicine, and more.

3700 S Railroad St Ste A

Phenix City, AL 36867

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AllKids Health Insurance
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Dr. Chandra's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Shots
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Problems
  • Back Pain
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dysentery
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Infection
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fever
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

We form a partnership with the parents and we make joint decisions regarding the best treatment options for your child. We make the doctor's visit plenty of fun for the kids.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Nassau U Mc
Residency Hospital
Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
University Of Minnesota Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1987
Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1987

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chandra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chandra

3.5

Based on 146 reviews

5 Stars
57.534246575342465%
(84)
4 Stars
4.109589041095891%
(6)
3 Stars
1.36986301369863%
(2)
2 Stars
0.684931506849315%
(1)
1 Star
36.3013698630137%
(53)

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I recommend family and friends to Dr. Chandra all the time. We have been coming here for awhile and absolutely love her.
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Very attentive and friendly helpful staff, we love them all!
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She is excellent with my son. Every time we come back she is truly a blessing
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We have been seeing Dr. Chaundra since my son was 8months old. She is an amazing Dr and has helped so much with my autistic child. Anytime we need an appointment for any REASON we are seen right away. We dont wait long as she understands my son's limited patience. Thanks for all you and your staff...Read More
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Never returns calls. Hard to get it touch with. Is good for emergency walk inside.
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
AllKids Health Insurance
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Federal Employee Program
State Employees Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
TRICARE Reserve Select
TRICARE Retired Reserve
Tricare South
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
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