Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD

PediatricsFemaleAge 51

Dr. Kanikicharla
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Mahi Pediatrics

66 Somme St Newark, NJ 07105

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(973) 589-7337

Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Newark, NJ and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Kakinada Genl Hosp medical school in 1994. She is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kanikicharla to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kanikicharla's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysentery
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Food Poisoning
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Hearing Screening
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Indigestion
  • Infant Care
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lice
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mastodynia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Motion Sickness
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteopenia
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Sunburn
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tension Headache
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough
  • Yeast Infections

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Amerihealth PPO
Direct POS
Direct Value Network POS
Personal Choice PPO
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Blue Card PPO
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Emblem Health
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MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

Dr. Kanikicharla's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kanikicharla

4.1

Based on 7 ratings

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She is very good Doctor she help with my son until now I have the best experience with her she is dedicated and make understand every step of the health of my kids
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide high quality comprehensive healthcare services to infants and children without regard to race, color, religion, nationality....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Education

2005
Brookdale U/Brookdale Hosp
Residency Hospital
1995
Kakinada Govt Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
1994
Kakinada Genl Hosp
Medical School
1994
Kakinada Govt Genl Hosp
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Telugu

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kanikicharla has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kanikicharla frequently treats Obesity Counseling, Immunization Administration, and Pulmonary Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kanikicharla treats.

Where is Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD's office located?

Dr. Kanikicharla's office is located at 66 Somme St, Newark, NJ 07105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Uma Kanikicharla, MD speak?

Dr. Kanikicharla speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and Telugu. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Mahi Pediatrics

Mahi Pediatrics PC66 Somme St Newark, NJ 07105
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Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Livingston, NJ

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average