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About Dr. Sushma Prakash

Dr. Sushma Prakash, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Downey, CA. Her specialties include Geriatric Medicine and Family Medicine. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sushma Prakash is Poor. Dr. Sushma Prakash has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sushma Prakash is 1.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Kaiser Permanente Bellflower Medical Center

9333 Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242
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Specialties

Dr. Sushma Prakash has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sushma Prakash has the following 15 expertise

  • Stroke
  • Osteoporosis
  • Confusion
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • EOL Care
  • Heart Failure
  • Senility
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Dementia
  • Heart Diseases
  • Osteopenia
  • Dementia Testing
  • Alzheimer's Disease

Reviews

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One Star

We requested a neurologist and psychiatrist to involved and she would deny my request many many times saying she didn't need it. My mother has moderate dementia and having a neurologist and psychiatry is crucial. Overall our experience was horrible. We left Dr Prakash and Kaiser all together. My mother now has a neurologist psychiatrist and is more manageable now where she can be at home again with family

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One Star

Horrible doctor will never go back. Her daughter called and she talked with her. She asked me questions about my father. Horrible. I thought they where there to help. I think a vet treats animals better then how we where treated

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Three Stars
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  • Kern Medical Center

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Locations & Directions

Kaiser Permanente Bellflower Medical Center, 9333 Imperial Hwy, Downey, CA
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