Saagar B Karlekar, MD Adolescent Medicine

Saagar B Karlekar, MD

Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics and Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Hendersonville, TN 37075 (1 other location)
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  • Easy scheduling
  • On-time appointments
  • Friendly staff

About Saagar B Karlekar MD

Saagar B Karlekar, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Hendersonville, TN, with another office in PORTLAND, TN. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics and Internal Medicine/Pediatrics.

Saagar Karlekar has received the following award:


Dr. Saagar B Karlekar has 2 locations

Hendersonville Childrens Clinic 262 New Shackle Island Rd # 203 Hendersonville, TN 37075
Portland Childrens Clinic 103 REDBUD DR STE A PORTLAND, TN 37148


Dr. Saagar B Karlekar has the following 3 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Saagar B Karlekar has the following 7 areas of expertise

  • Allergy
  • Immunization
  • Vaccination
  • Pediatric Diabetes
  • Physical
  • Check-up
  • Asthma


1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice Award 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.


25 Years Experience

New York Medical College


St Georges University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1997

Dr. Saagar B Karlekar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TN Blue Network E
  • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Blue Network P
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry PPO - TN
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Saagar B Karlekar

Dr. Karlekar completed his pediatric residency in 2000 at NY Medical College/Westchester Medical Center after completing medical school at St. Georges University School of Medicine in 1997. Prior to coming to Hendersonville, TN in 2007, Dr Karlekar remained in New York City working at Beth Israel's Insititute for Neurology and Neurosurgery as a pediatric hospitalist. After gaining valuable experience there, he joined a pediatric practice in the Bronx, NY where he developed an interest in managing asthma/allergies, along with developmental issues such as ADHD/ADD in children and aldolescents. Dr Karlekar is a board certified pediatrician as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Before beginning his medical career, Dr Karlekar had always been involved with children in varying capacities. This included running programs for disabled children while earning his BS at the Rochester Institute of Technology, as well as volunteering as a teacher in the Peace Corps after graduating from college. Dr Karlekar lives in Nashville with his wife, Kavita Karlekar, also a physician.

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