Dr. Vimala Chandran, MD

Dr. Vimala Chandran, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Vimala Chandran, MD is an internal medicine specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1978 and specializes in internal medicine.

5950 University Ave Ste 151

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 875-9192

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 8 More

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Dr. Chandran's Experience

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Dr. Chandran'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*

184  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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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

  • Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Iowa Meth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Miami Vly Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chandran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chandran's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chandran to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Chandran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Vimala Chandran is the best for me! She listens carefully and responds with knowledge, as well as answering my many questions. Her graciousness and smiles have helped me through various health issues. She is most competent and I would recommend her to anyone.
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Dr. Chandran always has time to spend with me and talk things over
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personable, caring, never acts rushed
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