Meet Our Providers

With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Medical Services

Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park St, Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange St, Hoopeston, IL 60942
(217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 104-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 E. Locust St, Olney, IL 62450
(618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care and Convenient Care Plus offer same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

Not sure where to go? Click here for a list of conditions appropriate for the emergency department

*These locations are Convenient Care Plus locations.

Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Pratima Chalasani, MD

Oncology
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Hematology
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Cancer

4.7 out of 5 (102 Ratings, 12 Comments)4.7102

Why do some of our providers not have a star rating? This can be for several reasons, including:

  1. The provider has not yet received the minimum number of patient satisfaction surveys to be eligible for display.
  2. The provider practices in a specialty or office that does not use the specified surveys currently used for these ratings.

Profile

Joined Carle: 2016

Contact

Carle Cancer Center (primary)
509 W. University Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3010 (217) 383-3010

Medical Interests

  • Gynecologic oncology
  • Breast cancer

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Hematology and Medical Oncology, Gundersen Health System, La Crosse, WI, 2013-2016

Residency

  • Internal Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, 2009-2012

Qualifications

Education

  • MBBS, NTR University of Health Sciences Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada, India, 2005

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Medical Oncology
  • American Board of Hematology

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology

09/24/2019

Had to wait too long for 10 min visit

08/20/2019

Doctor was great at explaining things and making sure I had no questions. Very kind and was not rushed.

07/22/2019

Doc & nurses were all fine, wait time was not!


While Carle measures many aspects of our patients’ experience, only the survey questions specific to each provider are used to calculate their star rating. The surveys asks patients to evaluate their physicians in areas like communication, listening skills and respect. Results are used to evaluate patients’ overall perception of care and to identify areas for improvement. For each provider, ratings from their patients are averaged together to form a single star rating.

09/24/2019

Had to wait too long for 10 min visit

08/20/2019

Doctor was great at explaining things and making sure I had no questions. Very kind and was not rushed.

07/22/2019

Doc & nurses were all fine, wait time was not!

07/02/2019

The young woman taking my vitals needs to know how to position the patient's arm and that a patient should not have their legs crossed while taking blood pressure.

04/15/2019

The doctor was kind and knowledgeable.

04/03/2019

Always a pleasure. Doctor always explains what's going on & makes sure any questions are answered.

03/21/2019

The provider I saw was extremely unprofessional and I will not be going back to her she repeated the same thing four times and acted like I was stupid

03/06/2019

I am so very glad that I live close to the best of the best medical teams in the world. And I put all my trust in all of them at the Carle Hospital in Urbana, Illinois. And I would tell anyone who asks about the best Hospital and Doctors to go to would be at the Carle Hospital. They know what they do is top notch and they do it the best. I'll hush now. And thank you so very much for everything you are doing for me. Live.

02/28/2019

I absolutely hate telephone service, and I wish you would quit asking us to participate. Thank you.

02/22/2019

The problems are not with the staff.

01/22/2019

Excellent care

01/15/2019

My reason for not giving the best to trusting, is that this is the first time I have seen this Dr.