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Mohana Bhalchandra Karlekar, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine; Chief, Section of Palliative Medicine; Associate Program Director, Palliative Care Fellowship

4.9 4.9 103 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Allergy / Pulmonary and Critical Care
Cardiovascular Medicine
Congestive Heart Failure
Cystic Fibrosis
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Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1998
Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010


MD - State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1995
Residency - Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1998


Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care
1215 21st Avenue South
7th floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

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She is a most competent & compassionate doctor.
Patient | October 4, 2018

Dr. Karlekar & her staff were outstanding. After 9 weeks of care from cancer, my husband did pass away. I'm so grateful to the doctors & staff on their care of him.
Patient | September 24, 2018

Dr. Karlekar is the best!
Patient | September 20, 2018

Overall good care of me.
Patient | September 11, 2018

Would recommend this to her.
Patient | August 22, 2018

Very informative & helpful.
Patient | June 20, 2018

Dr. Karlekar is the best! Vanderbilt is blessed to have her!
Patient | May 9, 2018

Dr. Karlekar is EXCELLENT!
Patient | May 8, 2018

I depend on Dr. Karlekar and she never disappoints.
Patient | March 12, 2018

Dr. Karlekar is a fine doctor w/a good patient rapport. I drive over 200 miles from Memphis just to see her.
Patient | February 8, 2018

Could not be better.
Patient | January 31, 2018

I have been going to Vanderbilt for 11 years and 9 years with Dr. Karlekar. ALL service has been absolutely excellent.
Patient | November 11, 2017

Patient | November 4, 2017

Love Dr. Karlekar.
Patient | October 16, 2017

If I did not like Dr. K., I would not have her as my doc. She is great!
Patient | October 6, 2017

Would like to see 30 min appts. dr. seems rushed.
Patient | September 28, 2017