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Dr. Chandra Sekhar Chilappa, MD

Rheumatology*
4.1 (50)
Map Pin Small Kansas City, MO
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Chandra Sekhar Chilappa, MD

Dr. Chandra Sekhar Chilappa, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Kansas City, MO. They graduated from Vijayawada University of Health Sciences - Warangal, India and is affiliated with Research Medical Center. Dr. Chilappa, completed a residency at New York Medical College - Sound Shore Medical Center - Bronx, New York. Patients rated Dr. Chilappa an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Chilappa works at Midwest Rheumatology Associates in Kansas City, MO with other offices in Lees Summit, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Fibromyalgia, Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Chilappa's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Midwest Rheumatology Associates
    2330 E Meyer Blvd Ste T101, Kansas City, MO 64132 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 276-9800
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Internal Lees Summit
    2000 SE Blue Pkwy Ste 120, Lees Summit, MO 64063 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 276-9800

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  • Research Medical Center

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Fibromyalgia
Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Bursitis
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Joint Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Raynaud's Disease
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Gout
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
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Malaise and Fatigue
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spondylitis
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vasculitis
Steroid Injection
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bone Disorders
Cardiac Sarcoidosis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cryoglobulinemia
De Quervain's Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
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Dupuytrens Contracture
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
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Foot Conditions
Granulomatosis
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herniated Disc
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Infective Arthritis
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Swelling
Lymph Node Sarcoidosis
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Palindromic Rheumatism
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyositis
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Pulmonary Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Ankle Foot
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Scleroderma
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Still's Disease
Takayasu's Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Bone Density Scan
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoporosis Screening
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    About Dr. Chandra Sekhar Chilappa, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi, Persian and Telugu
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    NPI Number
    • 1225041221
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • American College of Rheumatology|American College of Radiology
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • New York Medical College - Sound Shore Medical Center - Bronx, New York
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Vijayawada University of Health Sciences - Warangal, India
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
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    Dr. Chandra Sekhar Chilappa, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Chilappa is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Chilappa has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Chilappa has seen patients for Fibromyalgia, Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Chilappa on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    50 patients have reviewed Dr. Chilappa. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Chilappa.

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