Rupa Chennamaneni, MD

Specialty: OncologyHematology/Oncology

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Rupa Chennamaneni, MD

Specialty: OncologyHematology/Oncology

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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Advocate Medical Group

9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60643

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Office: 773-881-5674

Fax: 773-445-0575

Meet Rupa Chennamaneni, MD

About me



  • Fellowship: Coney Island Hospital
  • Residency: Veterans Administration Medical Center
  • Internship: Osmania Medical College
  • Medical School: Osmania Medical College

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Advocate Trinity Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 232 patient ratings.


March 28, 2020 11:34 AM

dr Rupa is a good doctor

March 20, 2020 12:00 AM


March 15, 2020 5:58 AM

Appreciated concern and close monitoring of blood valves and possible treatment. Has consulted with other medical staff for possible cause of blood valves on my behalf.

March 5, 2020 6:21 AM

Excellent dr. & service.

March 5, 2020 6:17 AM

I am very happy with my doctor, she takes the time to listen.

February 28, 2020 11:42 AM

Love the doctor.

February 13, 2020 12:15 PM

Dr. Rupa is always a caring patient doctor.

February 7, 2020 11:59 AM

My experience w/the provider has always been excellent. However I have noticed an improvement with the time wait for the doctor and telephone service. Also cleaners of the floor rugs.

February 6, 2020 11:28 AM

All was well.

February 5, 2020 7:07 AM

I received very good service on the visit in question. Dr. Rupa helped me resolve an issue with some of my medication, she was very helpful.

February 5, 2020 7:07 AM

None bad, all good.

January 21, 2020 9:40 PM

Waited in the lobby for 40 minutes after schedule appointment and once called to see the doctor waited another 45 minutes until doctor came into the room

January 21, 2020 9:40 PM

Dr. Rupa is a Dr. but she takes to long to see her patients. Dr. Rupa apologize for wait once she's seated and looking over your medical history, but this happens every on appointments I have with her.

January 20, 2020 6:59 PM


January 20, 2020 6:59 PM


January 17, 2020 5:55 AM


January 17, 2020 5:55 AM


January 13, 2020 9:35 AM

My experiences with the provider was very good I like her very much.

January 13, 2020 9:35 AM

Very good.

January 8, 2020 7:25 AM

She always seem caring. She make sure she look at labs and test. She take her time, she also check on other drs. plan of care. She read their notes and remind me if I need any arrival testing to be done.

January 4, 2020 11:29 AM

It is always a positive experience.

January 4, 2020 11:29 AM

I appreciate the care I receive from Dr. Rupa.

December 14, 2019 6:02 PM

very good

December 14, 2019 6:02 PM

very good

December 10, 2019 12:35 PM

Very good.

December 10, 2019 12:35 PM

She has been my dr. for 13 yrs.

November 27, 2019 5:53 AM

Very good.

November 27, 2019 5:53 AM


November 25, 2019 12:27 PM

It was a personal - caring - informative visit reviewing my health, feelings etc.

November 21, 2019 4:12 PM

It was a good visit she was She patient and kind she took her time and went over everything and explained things to me.

November 21, 2019 4:12 PM


November 21, 2019 11:10 AM


November 18, 2019 10:22 AM

She was well informed about my condition.

November 18, 2019 10:22 AM

She explain to me what I can expect in the future.

November 7, 2019 10:20 AM

Very good.

October 23, 2019 7:00 PM

All good with my dr. from my heart thank you.

October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good told how to stay in good health.

October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent doctor

October 15, 2019 7:00 PM

It was like being with family. Relaxed and at ease.

October 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. is very knowledgeable. About my condition.

September 26, 2019 7:00 PM

She was sincere.

August 27, 2019 7:00 PM

very good informative and up beat.

August 21, 2019 7:00 PM


July 25, 2019 7:00 PM

The visit was very good.

July 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

June 3, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is great.

May 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is a warm, caring, concerned doctor with an amazing amount of knowledge! We adore her!

May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Alwsys respectful and knowledgeable

May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is a very knowledgeable, caring physician.

April 30, 2019 7:00 PM

It was a satisfying visit.

March 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

March 2, 2019 6:00 PM

This was a very good visit, unhurried, good conversation, good results , a very positive experience. One of the best visits.

February 23, 2019 6:00 PM

I have a great experience with Dr. Rupa. She is above the knowledge needed to explain my medical condition!

February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience with this provider is always excellent.

February 6, 2019 6:00 PM

I know Dr. Rupa is a very busy woman, but she do not have a feminine attitude towards her patients, she very stern and unresponsive toward your wishes and concerns, also your issues that you struggle on a day to day basis. She just straight to the point that's it that's all!

February 5, 2019 6:00 PM

I been seeing Dr. Chennamaneni since 2004. She is an excellent physician. She always discusses my health and medical condition.

January 27, 2019 6:00 PM


January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

computers weren't working ,went back and forth between desks as blood tests appointment was not showing up and had to have then put in ,to get tested before dr. visit

December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Overall good.

December 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good.

November 28, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent - as always.

November 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr Rupa's office is usually pretty prompt. we had already spoken about the action that was to be taken. the appointment was made a year ago for me to stop the medication.

November 23, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good.

November 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is doing a good job and helping me. Thank you.

November 1, 2018 7:00 PM


October 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is a caring oncologist who is truly good at her job..

October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

informative and pleasing.

September 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. C is a warm, intelligent, and dedicated oncologist/hematologist.

September 18, 2018 7:00 PM

My experience with this provider is very good. She is concerned about my over all health, making sure that the med I take is keeping the germs at bay I like my provider very much. She is knowledgeable -

September 11, 2018 7:00 PM

I like my dr and would to keep her

September 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor Rupa is an excellent specialty doctor. She is very professional and compassionate and geniune. She reviews all your previous labs and share results. She has been my Oncologist for 4 years and I know I am in good hands. I trust her medical recommendations. Earlier this year I was thinking about leaving Advocate. The only reason why I changed my mind is because I did not want to leave the excellent care I receive from Dr. Rupa and my primary care doctor Nabavi.

August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

The provider was concerned about my health questions.

July 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Everyone was very nice.

July 17, 2018 7:00 PM

I feel I am in good hands.

July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

I think Dr. Rupa is a very good dr.

July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

A very interested and concerned provider.

July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Ropa was very professional and compassionate. I feel that she is looking out for my best interest and safety through these procedures.

July 15, 2018 7:00 PM

the wait time was too long. the visit with my provider was good and informative.

July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Always knowledgeable about questions I ask, even new research & medicines. Always encouraging (most important to a patient). Love her!

June 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is professional, thorough, kind, considerate, knowledgeable, patient,concerned, just an amazingly good doctor. She stands out above the crowd compared to the new, younger Doctors I have had interactions with over the past few years. She reviews medical records on every visit and makes sure appropriate follow up is done.

June 16, 2018 7:00 PM

It was helpful. She was able to take care of things that was overlooked.

June 3, 2018 7:00 PM

The provider was helpful, but I almost waited a hour to see her, unacceptable ( no one gave an update), I had seek out information from the clerk.

May 30, 2018 7:00 PM

When calling the phone only voice mail waiting for response is long. Sometimes not until the next day.

May 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Rupa C is a very good hemotologist/oncologist. I am lucky she is my doctor.

April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is my angel, very knowledgeable and has taken excellence care of me God blessed me with a great angel.

April 15, 2018 7:00 PM

very through, listen to & answer any questions I may have.

March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

I give all of my health care team a mark of excellent. The team listened as I explained, answered my questions in a language I understood and appreciated. For a 91 year old, I feel fine. _____

March 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr Rupa has been with me for over ten years and has become an important individual in my life.

February 27, 2018 6:00 PM

My oncologist Dr. Rupa has been one of the most helpful & sincere doctor's I have ever had. She saved my life & I thank God for her.

February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is the best.

February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr Rupa, is a very caring hands on physician. the quality of care she provides is outstanding! Dr Rupa is empathetic, thorough and very knowledgeable. I would recommend her to all that inquire!

February 1, 2018 6:00 PM

Concern courteous, professional, efficient. Very glad this doctor is available for me. Thank you!

January 24, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is an angel, she is a blessing "in my life her medical knowledge faith, ______ and sincere words of encouragement remind me of how great God is in our lives.

January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is very patient. She always reminds me to be positive. Always gives clean and beneficial suggestions. Shows great concern for my medical needs.

January 4, 2018 6:00 PM

I felt comfortable and everything was explained to me clearly and knowledgeable.

December 3, 2017 6:00 PM


November 30, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Rupa is my angel, very knowledgeable doctor and kind.

November 16, 2017 6:00 PM

Waiting time in the waiting room could be improved.

November 13, 2017 6:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Rupa is always helpful.

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