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Dr. Sarika Shanmukayya, MD

Internal Medicine

Primary Care

Dr. Sarika Shanmukayya earned her medical degree from Sri Siddhartha Medical College in Tumkur, Karnataka, India, and completed her internal medicine residency at Wayne State University in Detroit. Board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Shanmukayya treats adult patients 18 and older and speaks Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and Malayalam. Dr. Shanmukkayy...

Dr. Sarika Shanmukayya earned her medical degree from Sri Siddhartha Medical College in Tumkur, Karnataka, India, and completed her internal medicine residency at Wayne State University in Detroit.

Board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Shanmukayya treats adult patients 18 and older and speaks Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and Malayalam.

Dr. Shanmukkayya’s primary clinical interests are preventive medicine, lifestyle medicine and obesity. She treats a wide variety of acute and chronic illnesses, with specialized experience in allergies, asthma and nephrology. She provides intra-articular steroid knee injections, shoulder injections, trochanteric bursa injections and pap smear testing.

Growing up in India, Dr. Shanmukayya saw a staggering number of poor and sick people but also saw an unlimited potential to help. That awareness, along with her keen interest in the sciences, inspired her to become a physician.

She sees teamwork and strong, enduring relationships as key to helping people achieve long-term wellness goals. She wants her patients to see her as an excellent clinician who goes above and beyond for them, a caring and understanding physician, a good listener and their best advocate.

Dr. Shanmukayya lives in The Woodlands.

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Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
Medical Education

Sri Siddhartha Medical College 2002

Languages Spoken
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil
  • English
Gender

Female

Internship & Residency

Wayne State University 2009

PCP Number

110000056252

Cities Served

Channelview, Crosby, Highlands, Houston, Humble

Zip Codes Served

77013, 77015, 77016, 77028, 77029, 77039, 77044, 77049, 77050, 77078, ...

77013, 77015, 77016, 77028, 77029, 77039, 77044, 77049, 77050, 77078, 77093, 77213, 77217, 77228, 77229, 77294, 77325, 77346, 77347, 77396, 77530, 77532, 77562

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Memorial Hermann
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • BCBS BAV Blue Advantage HMO Exchange
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • HMO Blue Texas
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Molina StarStar Plus
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare CHIP Perinate
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp

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