Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD

Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 47

Accepting new patients

Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Katy, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress and CHI St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Elati to book an appointment.

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Vijayshekar Elati

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(281) 809-0085
21336 Provincial Boulevard21336 Provincial Blvd Katy, TX 77450
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Dr. Elati's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elati

3.4

Based on 9 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (6)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (6)
  • Office environment (6)
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Dr.Elati takes time to listen and explain your condition and how to take medicines. He is always available and counsels you on the diet and helped me lose weight. He is like a family and I would highly recommend to any of family members and friends.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Brian English in Houston Texas – Apr 11, 2018
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Dr. Elati is a competent internist. He listens well, doesn't rush patient appointments, and gets to know his regular patients. His diagnostic approach is thorough; he is able to think outside the box. He is quiet, but not reticent; he is willing to talk through a patient's situation in detail.
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William in Cypress, TX – Feb 28, 2018
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THE APPOINTMENT WENT WELL. DOCTOR TOOK TIME TO EXPLAIN THE TREATMENT PLAN.
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COREY WRIGHT in Katy, TX – Jul 26, 2017
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He doesn't answer calls or pages. Leaves and doesn't inform patients of who will takes his place.
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Josh Pugh in Houston, TX – Jan 15, 2017
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It is easy to feel comfortable with Dr. Elati's care. He seems to be a quite competent internist, and is interested in his patients. He appears to do a thorough job of reviewing lab test results.
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Allen W in Houston, TX – Sep 08, 2016
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Elati's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Administrative Physical
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Elati accepts the following insurance:

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Advantage-CA PPO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
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Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Katy, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare North...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Russian
  • Telugu

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD?

Call (281) 809-0085 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

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Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Elati's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Elati frequently treats Bedsores, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs), and Malnutrition. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Elati treats.

Where is Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD's office located?

Dr. Elati's office is located at 21336 Provincial Blvd, Katy, TX 77450. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD speak?

Dr. Elati speaks Russian, Telugu, and Hindi. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Vijayshekar Elati, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Elati has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Elati is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress

Cypress, TX

4 Awards Received

CHI St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital

Houston, TX

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital

Houston, TX

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)