Dr. Salila Kurra, MD

Dr. Salila Kurra, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Dr. Salila Kurra, MD is an endocrinology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology and endocrinology & metabolism.

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 8

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Adrenal Incidentaloma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Adrenal Gland Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kurra's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurra's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kurra'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 (9)

I wouldn’t bring my pet to see Dr. Kurra. I don’t understand how she has so many pleasant reviews. I was newly diagnosed with Hashimotos hypothyroidism and had a bad experience on thyroid hormone medications. My endocrinologist suggested I go see someone in one of the big hospitals. She was nasty,...more
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I've been going to Dr. Kurra for approx 4 years regarding my hypothyroidism which at one point became dealing with thyroid cancer. She takes the time to answer questions and gives helpful responses that show she's actually thinking through the issue and treatment where as there are plenty of...more
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One of the most caring and smartest physicians I've ever seen. Very kind, thoughtful, and took her time with me to understand all aspects of my health.. Reviewed my options and explained care plan in detail. Office and nursing staff are also super helpful.
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I had Thyroid Cancer 14 years ago, I started seeing Dr.Kurra one year ago, she has helped me tremendously. My thyroid levels are being watched so carefully, I was on too high thyroid meds for many years. She is a good listener, takes the time to explain everything , writes things down-and an...more
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I met Dr. Kurra three years ago, when I was in desperate need of clear, concise, and compassionate insight into my medical condition. She immediately provided all of that -- and has continued to be my most trusted medical advisor, through some pretty terrifying years. I trust her with my life,...more
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