Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD

Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD is a family medicine specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

4039 E Little Creek Rd

Norfolk, VA 23518

Contact Information

(757) 738-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • 22 More

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Dr. Chakrabortty's Experience

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

Dr. Chakrabortty's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chakrabortty "Saghana B. Chakrabortty, MD, holds a medical degree from the University o fMiami in Miami, Fla. He completed his residency in family medicine at Ghent Family Practice, Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Va., and is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. In addition, he earned a doctor of philosophy degree from the School of Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Ga., where he also received a master's degree through the Department of Metallurgy. Dr. Chakrabortty also has a bachelor's degree in metallurgical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India. Dr. Chakrabortty is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a community faculty member of Eastern Virginia Medical School.Prior to joining Bon Secours, he was in private practice in Virginia Beach, Va. In his spare time Dr. Chakrabortty likes to practice yoga, play musical instruments and volunteer at the Beach Health Clinic"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chakrabortty "Dr. Chakrabortty is a member of the expanding Bon Secours Virginia Health System. Bon Secours brings together a network of hospitals, primary care practices, ambulatory care sites and continuing care facilities to provide quality health care services to the residents of Hampton Roads."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

164  Conditions Treated


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33  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Breast Exam
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Screenings
  • STD Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vision Screening
  • Wellness Examination


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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.


  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Ghent Family Practice, Evms
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chakrabortty has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chakrabortty's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chakrabortty to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chakrabortty's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Chakrabortty is thorough and compassionate.
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I have known this doctor for many years. He is a knowledgeable, skilled and very caring person.
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Very thorough and efficient Takes his time with his patients and listen. I will wholeheartedly recommend him.
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