"Dr. Basani specializes in treating diseases and illnesses that affect the endocrine system, including the glands that control many of our hormones dictating growth and reproduction.
She started her journey in medicine at the Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences in India, where she was born. After graduating from the academy, Dr. Basani attended three postdoctoral training programs as part of her internship and residency program. The first program brought her to Atlanta Medical Center, where Dr. Basani served as a resident in Internal Medicine. After completing that training, Dr. Basani assumed the role of Chief Medical Resident also at Atlanta Medical Center. Finally, Dr. Basani made her move to Texas to complete her fellowship in Endocrinology at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
During her education, Dr. Basani received numerous honors, including ""Best Clinical Fellow"" during her time as an Endocrinology Fellow at UT Southwestern. Dr. Basani is also a member of a number of medical associations and societies, including the American Diabetes Association, the Endocrine Society and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, to name a few.
Dr. Basani is fluent in four languages, including English, Hindi, Urdu and Telugu. Outside of work, Dr. Basani enjoys spending time with her two children and gardening."
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
- Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Select
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Cigna - Children's Medical Center Employee Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - City of Dallas Employee Plan
Cigna - Network Open Access
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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