Dr. Tharakaram Ravishankar, MD

Dr. Tharakaram Ravishankar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 71
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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, endocrinology, and more.

997 Glen Cove Ave Ste 2

Glen Head, NY 11545

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Ravishankar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ravishankar treats Hypothyroidism more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ravishankar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ravishankar treats Thyroid Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ravishankar treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ravishankar treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ravishankar treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ravishankar's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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, endocrinology, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Geriatric Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Tamil
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ravishankar

3.9

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Dr. Ravishankar is an excellent doctor. He takes time to explain in detail. Dr. Ravishankar has been my doctor for over 20 years.
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare