Dr. Tallapragada Shankar, MD

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Dr. Tallapragada Shankar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism | Male

Metro Endocrinology & Diabetes 1365 Rock Quarry Rd Ste 201, Stockbridge, GA 30281 Get Directions
(678) 289-5054

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Dr. Shankar specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism and practices in Stockbridge, GA. He practices at 1 location.

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3.5 based on 22 responses
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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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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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Coma
  • Diabetes Ketones
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease

Procedures Performed

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

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Madras India

    Graduated in 1973

  • Internship Hospital
    St Clares Hospital

    Completed in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    St Clares Hospital

    Completed in 1979

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Tenn Center Health Scis

    Completed in 1981

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Shankar's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Shankar

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients