Dr. Saraswathi Saiprasad, MD

Dr. Saraswathi Saiprasad, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Dr. Saraswathi Saiprasad, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Newport News, VA. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

12200 Warwick Blvd Ste 590

Newport News, VA 23601

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 92% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Disease
more than 66% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

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47  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Saraswathi Saiprasad, MD
Diabetic care is one of the biggest triggers for my struggles with depression, and I found myself struggling with old suicidal thoughts after every appointment. I think Dr Saiprasad is probably a great physician, but her lack of bedside manner or holistic empathy makes her a poor match for my...Read More
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Newport News – Aug 24, 2018
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I have had diabetes for over 20 years and my experience with this doctor was the first where I was completely dissatisfied with my visit. She does not have a good understanding of the proper care of diabetes nor does she know how to treat her patients. She would attack every word that I would say,...Read More
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Aug 14, 2018
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I have never written a review on a doctor before, but this was a horrible experience. moving to the area recently, I needed a new endocrinologist. Dr. Saiprasad was terrible. She had no bedside matter and apparently has never dealt with someone with hashimoto disease. She told me that I didn't have...Read More
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Williamsburg, VA – Aug 01, 2017
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