Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD

Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
Age 51
(134)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ritu Chandra, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Opelika, AL. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

5809 US Highway 280 E

Opelika, AL 36804

Contact Information

(334) 275-3059

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
  • 6 More

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Dr. Chandra's Experience

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Dr. Chandra's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chandra "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."
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Problems
  • Back Pain
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Ear Infection
  • Fever
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Thyroid Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chandra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chandra's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chandra to family and friends
3.4
based on 134 total reviews (34 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (134)

  • 5
    (76)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (50)

Dr. Chandra's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Chandra Says:

Thank you for taking valuable time out of your day to provide feedback to me. I certainly appreciate your comments and the opportunity to serve as a trusted partner in your child's healthcare.

I am always looking to improve my practice. For immediate assistance with any questions or concerns, please call our Preferred Medical Group central office directly. That telephone number is: (334) 664-0463. Please ask to speak to Ms.

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Patient Comments (34)

in Decatur, GA |
Dr. Chandra and staff are always professional and friendly. They are willing to help with any issues that may arise. I am happy with the services my sons have received over the years.
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in Phenix City, AL |
Great Experience! We have been patients for 11 years!
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in Phenix City, AL |
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She is very patience, understanding, and is concerned about her patients.
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Huntsville, AL |
My little girl and boy both see Dr. Rogers, I have nothing but good things to say about him and the staff here! I have always been able to get same day appointments when either of them get sick, they are always kind and professional over the phone and in person. Five stars all around!!
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Dr. Chandra accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Chandra has admitting privileges

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital
4401 River Chase Dr
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Midtown Medical Center
710 Center St
Columbus, GA 31901
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