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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 4.9 155 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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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

I love how she takes time to listen to me. I never feel like she's rushing.
Patient | September 13, 2017

Dr. K. is a wonderful doctor.
Patient | July 19, 2017

Dr. Karlekar is always thorough and so kind. I'd recommend her to anyone!
Patient | June 26, 2017

She is too busy for more patients.
Patient | June 15, 2017

When my spouse passed away she was always there for me... "ANYTIME" and I really appreciate that. She's great!!
Patient | June 5, 2017

Dr. Karlekar treats me as an individual.
Patient | June 5, 2017

Dr. Karlekar is THE BEST medical practitioner I have had - ever!
Patient | May 15, 2017

Dr. Kui the best dr. I have ever had!! I am 85 yr old, I am told on the 7th Dr. K rested; walking on water is _____.
Patient | April 17, 2017

Patient | February 16, 2017