Dr. Tharakaram Ravishankar, MD

Dr. Tharakaram Ravishankar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
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Dr. Tharakaram Ravishankar, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Glen Head, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1971 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, geriatric medicine, and more.

997 Glen Cove Ave Ste 2

Glen Head, NY 11545

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Ravishankar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 97% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
40

Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Jewish Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Jewish Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jewish Hospital Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ravishankar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ravishankar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ravishankar to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ravishankar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Syosset, NY
Dr. Ravishankar is knowledgeable and takes the time to explain things to you. He is a good guy and personable.
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