Dr. Vijaya Cherukuri, MD

Dr. Vijaya Cherukuri, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
52 y/o
(16)

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Dr. Vijaya Cherukuri, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. She specializes in internal medicine.

Premiere Healthcare Group

218 Pasadena Ave S

Saint Petersburg, FL 33707
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida

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Dr. Cherukuri's Experience

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Dr. Cherukuri'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 malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cherukuri "We provide high-quality medical service specializing in adult health care. Our goal is to help you in maintaining your good health. We are committed to meeting your medical needs through personal attention. Our physicians are board certified in Internal Medicine with emphasis on women and geriatric care. You can rely on us for your primary health care needs and our services encompass preventive medical treatments such as routine check-ups, physicals, screenings for diabetes and hypertension."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

277  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Andhra Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Long Island College
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island College
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cherukuri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cherukuri's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cherukuri to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Cherukuri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr.Cherukuri is one of the finest doctors I have ever met. She has saved my life numerous times with her expert care. She truly listens , advices, and always knows just what to do. I am so very grateful for her excellent care. I have been her patient for over 10 years. She truly cares about her...more
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While her English is excellent, there was a 'communication problem' early on. After a year I switched Medicare providers and found a new PCP. Staff was great but they did not last long, constant turn over of key office staff and PA's & nurse practitioners... all of whom I liked and felt well cared...more
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Practice is very busy - time with Doctor has been somewhat limited. Nurse ptactioner is excellent and spends time with you,
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