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Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

109 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

General Endocrinology, Thyroid Ultrasound, Thyroid Biopsy

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7251
Department: 336-713-7251

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Education & Training

  • M.B.,B.S., MMC&RI, Dr. M.GR. Medical University,Chennai India, 2003
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Lahey Clinic, 2009
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Lahey Clinic, 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • Am Assn Of Clinical Endocrinol
  • Endocrine Society

NPI Number

  • 1437320959
Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

109 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Contact Information

Department: 336-713-7251

Recent Publications

Sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors and diabetic ketoacidosis: a case series from three academic institutions. Misaghian-Xanthos N, Shariff AI, Mekala K, Fearrington LR, Setji TL, Aloi JA, Buse JB.. Diabetes Care. 2017;40(6):e65-e66.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Clinical Interests

General Endocrinology, Thyroid Ultrasound, Thyroid Biopsy
Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.

Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Kavya Chitra Mekala, M.D.109 Ratings
13 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.1



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

5/1/2018

*Dr. Mekala was wonderful! I am glad she worked me in that morning and started my treatment plan.

4/26/2018

I feel very lucky to have *Dr. Mekala as my physician. She listens. She is very competent. Very likeable. I feel like I'm in good hands -

4/6/2018

Show great understanding to my conditions and go great length to explain to me the process of the surgery.

3/23/2018

I felt like I was not truly listened to or understood.

3/10/2018

great provider

3/5/2018

I saw an intern after waiting for so long. Dr. Mekala only came in for two or three minutes.

2/23/2018

Feel very confident in provider & appreciate her kindness.

1/15/2018

this visit was a second opinion on my condition and also to establish a new care routine in light of recent prescription medication changes. this was one of the most thorough visits I have ever had by any provider ever. Dr Mekala took the time to review my history, asked a lot of questions and spent the time to answer alll of my questions- which were many. very attentive- listened to everything I had to say. this was a very important evaluation for me and she met my very high expectations.

1/10/2018

I am so glad found and mee this provider, hopefully I am on the right spot.

1/10/2018

Again, Dr. Mekala is an Exceptionally Great Doctor who is professional, kind, concerned, talks on a level that I understand, is thorough and engages my opinion for health planning

12/19/2017

She was wonderful. Respectful, knowledgeable and thorough. I couldn't have asked for a better doctor.

11/9/2017

*Dr. Mekala is special - Always familiar with me.

8/24/2017

It was necessary to connect me with another specialist, so that both specialist would be able to confer and develop a health plan that would be beneficial to me. The front desk was very helpful in scheduling both upcoming appointments for me.

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