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About Dr. Pallavi Sharma
Dr. Pallavi Sharma, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Modesto, CA, with another office in San Jose, CA. Her specialties include Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine. Dr. Sharma is affiliated with St Joseph Hospital - Eureka, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and Crestwood Center. She speaks English.
Dr. Pallavi Sharma has the following 2 specialties
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
Dr. Pallavi Sharma has the following 4 expertise
- Rheumatic Diseases
Dr. Pallavi Sharma has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Pallavi Sharma is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Went to see her , and she suggested that I must be imagining the chest pain I went to see her for..Finally when i insisted she ordered an xray.... for the 5 mins of time with her, i spent about 1 hr waiting for her to make an appearance, another 40 mins waiting to be taken for xray and an equal amount of time after it to hear back from her. she concluded the visit by suggesting that if i was not happy next time I should go to the ER. WTH !!!! What was I paying for here then?
Dr. Sharma is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Dr. Pallavi Sharma accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross California
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
- Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
- Blue Cross CA Select HMO
- Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield California
- Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
- Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
- Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
- Health Net CA PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Dr. Pallavi Sharma is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Modesto, CA.