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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (82)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Manickam Sankaran is Excellent. Dr. Sankaran has been reviewed by 862 patients who have provided 82 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Sankaran graduated from Madras Medical College, Chennai. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Sankaran has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Altoona Hospital 
  • Altoona Regional Health System Altoona Hospital Campus 


  • Tamil

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Additional Information
Dr. Manickam M Sankaran MD is a male Internist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Manickam M. Sankaran practice?
Dr. Manickam Sankaran has 1 office location.
Dr. Manickam Sankaran practices Internal Medicine near Altoona, PA.
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