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About Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar

Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Columbia, SC. She has 21 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Gajadhar is affiliated with Fairfield Memorial Hospital. Dr. Gajadhar has received 7 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar is Excellent. Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Senior Primary Care Practice

3010 Farrow Rd Ste 300
Columbia, SC 29203
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Specialties

Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar has the following 2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar has the following 10 expertise

  • Confusion
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Osteopenia
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • EOL Care
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Testing
  • Osteoporosis
  • Senility
  • Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

One of the most most kind, caring, & knowledgable doctors I've ever met. And trust me, (due to various ailments & cancer treatments over the years), I've gone through many doctors & hospitals...

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Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
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  • Awards

    7 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2013)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Gajadhar is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Rachelle N Gajadhar accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS South Carolina
    • BCBS South Carolina
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Senior Primary Care Practice, 3010 Farrow Rd Ste 300, Columbia, SC

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