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About Dr. Shanta A Purushotham

Dr. Shanta A Purushotham, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooksville, FL. Her specialties include Rheumatology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Purushotham is affiliated with Brooksville Regional Hospital and Oak Hill Hospital. Dr. Purushotham has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shanta A Purushotham is Great. Dr. Shanta A Purushotham has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Shanta A Purushotham is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Shanta Arumbakam Purushotham Md

711 Harvard St
Brooksville, FL 34601
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Specialties

Dr. Shanta A Purushotham has the following 2 specialties

  • Rheumatology

    A rheumatologist is a physician who has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic conditions. Rheumatic conditions involve the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune system, vascular system, and connective tissues.
    Some of the conditions that rheumatologists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and lupus. These are all conditions that involve a lot of pain and make mobility difficult. Rheumatologists use medications, such as analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, infliximab, and adalimumab, as well as occupational therapy, in order to decrease pain and improve a patient's quality of life.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Shanta A Purushotham has the following 7 expertise

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Flu (Human Influenza)
  • Lupus
  • Gout
  • Tendinitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases

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This doctor is one of the few that really cares
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One Star

Arrogant and stupid. Do not see her for internal medicine or Rheumatology. She is one of the worst doctors I have seen.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Shanta A Purushotham accepts the following insurance providers.

  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
    • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Shanta Arumbakam Purushotham Md, 711 Harvard St, Brooksville, FL

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