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Krishna Pachipala, MD

Krishna Pachipala, MD

Oncologist
Krishna Pachipala, MD

Krishna Pachipala, MD

Oncologist

Personal Statement

Krishna Kishore Pachipala, MD, received his medical degree at the age of 23 from Kurnool Medical College in India. He then trained with an internal medicine residency program at William Harvey Hospital, which is part of the East Kent Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and is located in Willesborough, England. After passing membership exams, Dr. Pachipala obtained the prestigious Membership of Royal College of Physicians of London (MRCP).

After moving to the United States, he continued his internal medicine residency training at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Penn. Dr. Pachipala went on to complete his medical oncology and hematology fellowship at UT Health San Antonio, where he served as chief fellow and participated in several National Cancer Institute-sponsored cooperative group trials.

Board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology, Dr. Pachipala manages all kinds of cancer and hematologic problems with special interests in tumors and cancers of the brain, breast, gastrointestinal (GI) tract (gastric/colon/pancreas), lung and prostate. In addition, he specializes in treating patients with multiple myeloma (Kahler’s disease) and leukemia (blood cancer).

Dr. Pachipala places great emphasis on delivering patient-centered care, patient education and communication while practicing evidence-based medicine. He cares for patients living in Conroe, Cypress, Houston, Huffman, Hufsmith, Humble, Magnolia, New Caney, North Houston, Porter, Spring and Tomball.

Throughout his career, Dr. Pachipala has published several scholarly articles and abstracts in “American Journal of Hematology,” “Journal of Clinical Oncology” and in several other medical journals.

He has also been honored with numerous recognitions during his career. In 2014, Dr. Pachipala received the Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award, which honors physicians who treat patients with the utmost kindness –- as reflected in their superior “Overall” and “Best Manner” ratings on vitals.com. In addition, he was included among America’s Top Oncologists in 2012 and America’s Top Physicians in 2013 by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.

Dr. Pachipala is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the American Society of Hematology (ASH) and Harris County Medical Society (HCMS).

When he is not practicing medicine, Dr. Pachipala enjoys reading, traveling, playing racket ball, yoga and spending time with his wife and two children.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP - Medicare Advantage POS
  • AARP - Medicare CompletePlus (HMO)
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare Advantage Replacement HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare Advantage Replacement PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Supplement - AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna - Workers' Compensation Access
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid: > STAR+PLUS
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Blue Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - HMO
  • BC/BS - Out of State
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • Boon Chapman - HMO
  • Boon Chapman - PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • GEHA Health Plans - Health Savings Advantage
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann - Medicare: > Advantage
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • Physicians Mutual - Health Plans
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • TexanPlus
  • Traditional Medicaid
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • United Healthcare - Star Plus
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star

Medical School

Kurnool Medical College (1990)

Residency

Geisinger Medical Center-Graduate Medical Education (2003)

Fellowship

Uthscsa (2009)

Available Appointments

Millenium Physicians Oncology

17323 Red Oak Dr. Houston, TX 77090 (866) 362-7672

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          Shenandoah

          18488 I-45 South Shenandoah, TX 77384 (866) 362-7672

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              Kingwood

              22710 Professional Dr. Suite 100 Kingwood, TX 77339 (866) 362-7672

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