Dr. Tallapragada Shankar, MD

Dr. Tallapragada Shankar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tallapragada Shankar, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Stockbridge, GA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

1365 Rock Quarry Rd Ste 201

Stockbridge, GA 30281

Contact Information

(678) 289-5054

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 98% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
51

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Coma
  • Diabetes Ketones
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Goiter
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of Madras India
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • St Clares Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St Clares Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Tenn Center Health Scis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shankar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shankar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shankar to family and friends
3.5
based on 23 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Shankar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Jonesboro, GA |
Was very thorough, took time to examine and explain diagnosis and treatment.
in Riverdale, GA |
He is a great Endocroinologist,has been my Doctor for years. He Treats me for my diabities,Thyroid Disorder and Hypertension. I would recommend him to the world.
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Dr. Shankar accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shankar has admitting privileges

Piedmont Henry Hospital
1133 Eagles Landing Pkwy
Stockbridge, GA 30281
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Southern Regional Medical Center
11 Upper Riverdale Rd SW
Riverdale, GA 30274
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