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Dr. Murali Chakinala, MD

Dr. Murali Chakinala, MD

Age 53 Critical Care Medicine M
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Dr. Murali Chakinala, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Chakinala completed a residency at Parkland/Dallas Va Med Ctr. He currently practices at Lung & Asthma Center and is affiliated with Barnes Jewish Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Chakinala is board certified in Critical Care Medicine.


  • Wash U/Barnes-Jewish, Fellowship Hospital — 2000
  • Parkland/Dallas Va Med Ctr, Residency Hospital — 1997
  • U Tex SW, Internship Hospital — 1995
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine, Medical School — 1994

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr, Chalkinala and his team saved my life! I cannot say enough good about him.
— May 30, 2019
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Dr. Chakinala frequently treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension).  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-jewish West County Hospital
  • Cox Medical Center South


  1. Lung & Asthma Center

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      Lung & Asthma Center
      4921 Parkview Pl Ste 8b, Saint Louis, MO 63110 Existing Patients: (314) 454-8917
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      Washington University
      660 S Euclid Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110 Existing Patients: (314) 454-8917
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      Center for Advanced Medicine South
      5201 Mid America Plz Ste 2300, Saint Louis, MO 63129 Existing Patients: (314) 747-4850