Dr. Sistla Krishna, MD

Dr. Sistla Krishna, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sistla Krishna, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Krishna is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest.

7737 Southwest Fwy Ste 805

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

(713) 988-6774

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Dr. Krishna's Experience

Dr. Krishna'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 Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krishna "Treat patients with respect and dignity,. Provide the best care possible and listen to patients and guide to a appropriate specialists. I like to take care of patients with Hypertension, Diabetes, High cholesterol.These are common conditions not effectively treated to the goals. I also like to promote healthy life styles in my patients. I always tell patients that most of the times medicines do there job. It is up to patients to take full responsibility for their health,stick to medicines,diet."


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  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Foot Pain
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease


  • Allergy Testing
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Joint Injection
  • Physical Examination
  • Preventive Care
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Spirometry
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Mahboob College High School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
  • Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St. Louis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mt.Carmel Hospital, Currently Called Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit Medical Center. Detroit
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Certified Clinical Specialist Hypertension, 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindustani
  • Spanish
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishna to family and friends
based on 34 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Krishna's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Houston, TX |
I love Dr. Krishna and his wife. Dr. Krishna listens carefully as my mom describes her ailments. Most compassionate medical man and his wife so caring about all the patients. My mom Eystathia will continue going there for as long as she is on this earth. I am so grateful she is in good care. Compassion, care is the utmost importance as stated in the Hippocrates Medical Oath. Mr. Krishna's has surely attained this principle. My Best Adam Eystathia's Son
in Houston, TX |
Great Doctor and wood highly recommend him.
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Krishna and his staffs are so kind and professional. Making an appointment or filling prescription are quick. Thank you for taking care of my health for more than 15 years.
in Houston, TX |
Has been a patient of Dr. Krishna for more than a decade, has giving me the best care.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Krishna accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Krishna has admitting privileges

Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
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