John A. Kalapurakal, MD

4.9 
225 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Radiation Oncology

Insurance Accepted

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Pediatric Tumors
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy

Education

Medical Education:
Medical College Thiruvananthapuram - 1988
Internship:
University of Tennessee - 1993
Residency:
Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine - 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology - Radiation Oncology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
225 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    5.0
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.9
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.8
  • Explains Medications
    4.8
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.8
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.8
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.9

Reviews from Patients

34 Reviews
July 04, 2019

I have complete confidence that Dr. Kalapurical is doing everything possible to assure a complete cure.

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June 22, 2019

good

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June 11, 2019

*Dr. John & his staff are caring & dedicated team, working under difficult circumstances.

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June 06, 2019

The doctor is wonderful. I am glad my primary care doctor recommended him

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June 06, 2019

I very much appreciate Dr. John, his skills and demeanor, such a nice Doctor.

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May 22, 2019

He, *Dr. John, is outstanding. I trust him completely.

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May 19, 2019

I ask a lot of questions. And Dr. John answers them all.

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May 18, 2019

excellent

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May 18, 2019

Very Good.

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May 06, 2019

Dr. was very thorough . Explained everything gave me good options and help me make up my mind. Thank you

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May 04, 2019

Dr. John K. has always answered all my concerns and questions completely and in words I can understand. I would definitely recommend him to others.

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April 24, 2019

dr john is excellent

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April 19, 2019

Dr. Kalapurakal is very capable, concerned and inspires great confidence.

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April 03, 2019

*Dr. Kalapurakal is an excellent physician and researcher with a distinguished publication and leadership nationally & internationally.

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March 28, 2019

Great place (considering the circumstances) and wonderful caring people.

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March 23, 2019

Generally very good

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March 05, 2019

Excellent in all levels between myself and the entire staff.

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February 19, 2019

Dr. Kalapurakal is fantastic.

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February 18, 2019

Good.

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January 17, 2019

Dr John is excellent at being interactive with patients. He instills confidence and trust. He understands the human side of medicine. I recommend him to all who ask me.

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January 15, 2019

Dr John is a true professional placing the patient's needs and feelings in the forefront.

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January 11, 2019

Dr. John is the best he saved my life, with his care and concerns and treatments, but not only did he treat me he treated my wife. Dr. John has the compassion, professionalism and consideration that is beyond words. Northwestern should be proud.

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January 10, 2019

Dr John K is the most caring professional I have ever experienced.

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January 08, 2019

*Dr. John is amazing - always friendly informative - comforting.

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January 01, 2019

Without a doubt, he is one the best doctors I have ever dealt with explaining things to me. I will highly recommend him

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December 16, 2018

world class

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November 20, 2018

Dr. John Kalaparakal is excellent!

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November 15, 2018

Dr. John is a great person and Doctor

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November 10, 2018

dr John is the best. he is so professional yet so caring and it all comes from his heart

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November 08, 2018

Good

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October 23, 2018

Have already recommended Dr. John to two friends.

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October 17, 2018

*Dr. Kalapurakal is one of the most skilled, professional & sensitive physician I know. All these traits are reflected in his staff!

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October 14, 2018

Good experience

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September 29, 2018

Dr. John is patient, friendly and knowledgable

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