Dr. Venkataraman Chandar, MD

Dr. Venkataraman Chandar, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Venkataraman Chandar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cheverly, MD and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Madras Med College University Of Madras India in 1966 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

6001 Landover Rd Ste 3

Cheverly, MD 20785

Contact Information

(301) 773-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Chandar'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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 Med College University Of Madras India
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Lakewood Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Luth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Prince Georges Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chandar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chandar's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chandar to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Chandar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The BEST GI doctor you could have! He had saved my life. . . .literally. Had great bedside manner, beautiful personality. Very easy to talk with; great listener. Thank you for your service!!!!
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