Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD

Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(9)
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Dr. Saghana Chakrabortty, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Norfolk, VA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. 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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Head Lice
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Weight Loss

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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
  • STD Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Screenings
  • 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.

Education

  • 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
4.4
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Chakrabortty'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
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Virginia Beach, VA |
Dr. Chakrabortty is thorough and compassionate.
in Virginia Beach, VA |
I have known this doctor for many years. He is a knowledgeable, skilled and very caring person.
in Chesapeake VA |
Very thorough and efficient Takes his time with his patients and listen. I will wholeheartedly recommend him.
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Dr. Chakrabortty accepts 31 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) EPO
    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
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    MAMSI Alliance PPO
    MAMSI Optimum Choice
    MAMSI Optimum Choice HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Select HMO
    Select Plus EPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Sierra Option
    Sierra Option Plus
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
  • VA Coordinated Care for the Uninsured (VCC)
    VA Coordinated Care for the Uninsured (VCC) PPO
  • Virginia Health Network
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana Commercial PPO
    One Health Plans
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Virginia Premier
    Virginia Premier Gold
  • WellCare
    Duet PFFS
    Summit PFFS

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Hospitals where Dr. Chakrabortty has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - Depaul Medical Center
150 Kingsley Ln
Norfolk, VA 23505
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