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Dr. Chellappa was very thorough in my diagnosis. She always takes the time to ask if I have any questions . I appreciate her.
June 22, 2023
Dr. Chellappa always listens carefully and answers all my questions and checks to be sure I understand the answer.
June 8, 2023
I appreciate the honesty and straightforward communication that we have together.
June 2, 2023
I am very pleased with the care and way I am treated by Dr. Challeppa and Sheena! Dr. Challeppa is always very thorough and listens to my concerns and new health developments. Overall, I feel very confident in her ability to address my medical needs!!!
May 26, 2023
She explained everything very clearly, and followed up right away on the x-ray results.
April 11, 2023
Dr Chellapa listens and asks indepth questions. I never feel rushed and always feel she is focus on my questions and concerns. I appreciate Sheila as well. She is efficient and friendly. Both offer quality services whenever I am in or send a message.
March 23, 2023
I felt heard and Dr. Chellappa answered my questions and listened to my concerns.
February 15, 2023
Dr Chellappa took the time to listen to questions that I had and explained her responses incredibly well. I always appreciate her calm, professional demeanor and knowledge! I’ve already recommended her as a physician to others and will continue doing so.
January 9, 2023
She is always very attentive and a good listener. Wonderful Doctor.
December 28, 2022
Dr. C is awesome. She's been my primary for a few years now, and even though I've moved to DSM, I still come to her.
December 13, 2022
She is a great listener and I felt very supported in my health journey.
December 2, 2022
Dr. Chellappa took the time to listen to my health situation. She checked MyChart, answered my questions, and discussed options going forward. I felt my time with her was well-spent.
November 29, 2022
Dr. Chellappa was professional, taking time to answer all questions and explained procedures and plans for future visits.
November 19, 2022
She takes time to listen and I feel that she cares.
November 16, 2022
Good communicator and always thorough/goes through my charts and makes sure I understand and asks if there are any other issues I’m concerned about!
October 12, 2022
I appreciated Dr. Chellappa's ability to be efficient without making me feel rushed when I wanted to ask a question.
October 5, 2022
Dr. Chellappa always takes the time to meet my needs and I never feel rushed or that she’s in a hurry.
September 30, 2022
Dr is very easy to talk to and explains everything to me in a language I can understand.
September 22, 2022
Dr. explains things in a manner that is easily understood and is attentive to my comments and questions.
September 20, 2022
Dr. Chellappa listens well and is a great communicator.
September 2, 2022
I appreciate that she takes time to listen to all my concerns. She is very caring
June 21, 2022
Dr. Chellappa and her nurse, Sheena have been wonderful throughout the years. They are friendly, very professional, knowledgeable and are very trustworthy. Dr. Chellappa already sees all my family and extended family members. I would not hesitate to refer her to other friends and family as well. We are lucky to have her as our FAMILY physician. — Sheena is always on top of everything- she’s the BEST!
May 10, 2022
I am so glad that I have found Dr. Chellappa for my medical needs, I appreciate that she takes the time to discuss any questions that I have.
May 3, 2022
Dr Chellappa is always thorough a good communicator and covers all aspects of my health and concerns!
April 28, 2022
Dr Chalapa is a good listener, makes me feel very comfortable and explains things well!
February 17, 2022
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Education & Professional Certification
- American Board of Family Medicine
- National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, India
- BM/BS, 1994-2002
R.L.J. Hospital & Research Center & L.T.M. Medical College Hospital India
Mercy Family Medicine Residency Program, Des Moines, IA
- American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Iowa Medical Society
- Marshall County Medical Society