Dr. Sharada Chaitra, MD

Dr. Sharada Chaitra, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sharada Chaitra, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Hilo, HI. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

1190 Waianuenue Ave # 2

Hilo, HI 96720

Contact Information

(808) 932-3480

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 79% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Bangalore Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chaitra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaitra's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaitra to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Chaitra's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Hilo, Hawaii |
Dr. Chaitra has been wonderful to me. She recognized a complicated condition and was able to refer me to an electrophysiologist who performed a procedure to fix my heartbeat. My treating doctor had only good things to say about Dr. Chaitra. She was good to my family and gave us good education to...more
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in Ocean View |
I explained that I missed taking some of my meds recently and she told me to find another doctor. I have only had 2 visits with her. The first was a general intro, the second today was to review test results she ordered. she said cholesterol was high, I tried to explain I had missed taking my pills...more
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in Hilo, HI |
twice she refused to call me back and really doesn't care, shows no respect for someone that is sick!
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Dr. Chaitra accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Chaitra has admitting privileges

Hilo Medical Center
1190 Waianuenue Ave
Hilo, HI 96720
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