Dr. Shilpa Malekar, MD

Dr. Shilpa Malekar, MD

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Dr. Shilpa Malekar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Munster, IN. She specializes in internal medicine.

761 45th Ave Ste 123

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 924-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • 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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Dr. Malekar's Experience

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Dr. Malekar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

269  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

Education data for Dr. Malekar is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malekar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malekar's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malekar to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Malekar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

she is very thorough, knowledgable and always available. I would definitely recommend for my family and friends.
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Very insensitive! Not compassionate at all. She is not a great listener, I just feel she does not care at all. The performance of her work is poor. She does not let you talk and want to just prescribe a medication to get you out, not listening to the whole problem. DEFINITELY WILL NOT RECOMMEND!!!
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The doctor was not friendly and without knowing much of my history wanted to put me on pills for anxiety and depression within meeting her for 2 minutes. Did not listen to me.
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My annual physical was a joke - she literally did NOTHING but ask a few questions and checked my vitals... attempted to have me book another appointment in order to bill be again (for nothing???).
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Horrible!!! She goes through the motions, bills you and then will not reissue prescriptions unless you come in for another office visit. Makes up problems where there aren't any to make you schedule another office visit. RUN!!!!
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