Dr. Shalaka Ghate, MD

Dr. Shalaka Ghate, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o
(29)

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Dr. Shalaka Ghate, MD is a family medicine specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.Read her story

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Dr. Ghate's Experience

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Dr. Ghate'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. Ghate's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ghate "Dr. Shalaka Ghate joined Memorial Family Medicine in 2008 and oversees the healthcare needs for all ages, including health promotion, disease prevention, health maintenance with well child visits, adult physicals (including pap smears and pelvic exams), counseling, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses like hypertension, diabetes etc. She has completed her Family Medicine residency training from St. Vincent's Medical Center, right here in Jacksonville. Being a primary care physician, she knows she is often the first point of consultation for all your health concerns. So she places a strong emphasis of good communication and educating patients to better understand their own health condition. She was recognized as being one of America's Top Family Doctors for 2010."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghate "Being a primary care physician, she knows she is the first point of consultation for patients for their health concerns. So she places a strong emphasis on good communications and educationg patients to better understand their own health conditions."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

235  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cryosurgery
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • PDM Dr. D.Y. Patil
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • PDM Dr. D.Y. Patil
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • St. Vincent's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghate's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghate to family and friends
29 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ghate'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Great eexperience every time I visit!
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Will not discuss options with patients.
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We're so sorry to see reviews like this, but truly value your feedback. We welcome the opportunity to speak with you personally about how we can better meet or exceed expectations. Please don't hesitate to call us at 904-739-1140 and ask for our practice manager, Jennifer.

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Dr. Ghate has such a caring attitude and her knowledge is vast about all of my needs. She is kind and ready to communicate easily with me. I appreciate all of the staff's help and kindness.
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Dr. Ghate always give great service. Very friendly.
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Dr. Ghate is truly the BEST doctor I've had in my life! She is very understanding, and patient. If you are looking for an amazing thoughtful doctor, then head her way!
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