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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alpana Shekhar is Good. Dr. Shekhar has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alpana Shekhar, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Shekhar graduated from Patna Medical College. She has 2 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2015 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2015 - 2018)


Dr. Shekhar has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center 
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Santa Clara 


  • Hindi

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Additional Information
Dr. Alpana Shekhar MD is a female Internist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Alpana Shekhar practice?
Dr. Alpana Shekhar has 1 office location.
Dr. Alpana Shekhar practices Internal Medicine near Santa Clara, CA.
See Santa Clara Internists.