Dr. Sanker Jayachandran, MD

Dr. Sanker Jayachandran, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Sanker Jayachandran, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Munster, IN. He specializes in psychiatry.

720 45th Ave

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Psychiatric Evaluation
very high
more than 90% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 84% of peers
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

16  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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 data for Dr. Jayachandran is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jayachandran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jayachandran's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Jayachandran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Has the education but appears to be overbooked every time I saw him. Usually waiting 45minutes or more past my scheduled appointment, while watching client after client go back to back. He is also very quiet and gives minimal answers to questions.
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Upon seeing me he would ask, Are you suicidal? I'd say no, depressed? I'd say no, and then I would sit there and wait while he wrote out prescriptions and tried to convince why I needed even more scripts as well. After 4 years, of clean drug screens, he did not do what he said he was going to, and...more
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Signed an agreement that never said I had to pay the full amount I owed him. They set up a payment plan with me, than two months later he tells me I have to pay the whole amount I owed him. Tried telling me they are going broke and that insurance companies pay them less. I complied in every aspect...more
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