Dr. Praveena Sunkara, MD

Dr. Praveena Sunkara, MD

Dr. Praveena Sunkara, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (301) 290-5301

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Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
About the Provider

Areas of Clinical Interest

  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Knee Pain – Joint Injections
  • LGBTQ Health
  • Women’s Preventive Health – PAP Smears
Certifications and Associations
  • Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
Philosophy of Care
“My philosophy of care involves listening to the patient, forming a diagnosis, and practicing evidence-based medicine to my best possibilities. I strive to treat every patient as if they were a family member.”

Education
  • Residency Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (2019)
  • Internship Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital (2017)
  • Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine (2016)
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.
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