Dr. Uma Purighalla, MD

Dr. Uma Purighalla, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Uma Purighalla, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Bethel Park, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Pennsylvania in 1994 and specializes in internal medicine.

3400 S Park Rd

Bethel Park, PA 15102

Contact Information

(412) 835-6653

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UPMC

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Dr. Purighalla's Experience

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Dr. Purighalla's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

131  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purighalla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purighalla's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purighalla to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Purighalla's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I really like Dr. Uma. She has been my PCP for at least 8 or so years and she has been my mother's for longer. She has a holistic approach to medicine which I appreciate and encourages and educates about lifestyle changes that can be made before throwing prescriptions that the problem. My only...more
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Crea T. Crea T. Bethel Park, PA 0 friends 2 reviews 5.0 star rating11/21/2016 First to Review Dr. Uma purighalla is a wonderful choice ! I went to her recently to be cleared for eye surgery and she gave me a check up. I don't like having to visit doctors. Had some bad experiences. She made it a...more
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I have been going to Dr. Uma for over 10 years. For me, she is a great fit. I appreciate the lifestyle suggestions she makes in addition to her medical recommendations. I have made changes to my diet and started mindfulness meditation and - for me - this has been very beneficial. She spends a...more
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each time I've been there, I waited about 1.5 hours to be seen. Staff reeks of cigarette smoke and talks about patients within ear shot of other patients. Dr Uma doesn't put her belief in healing aside to benefit what's best for the patient. I was sick for 20 days before she would call me in an...more
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