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

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

Dr. Ravishankar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  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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1  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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ravishankar to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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