Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Blood Tests
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Supportive Care
  • Hematology & Oncology Screenings and Disorders
  • Hematology Oncology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia - Aplastic, Hemolytic
  • Anemia - Indeterminate, Pernicious
  • Bleeding & Clotting Disorders
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration & Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Disorders/Problems
  • Bone Marrow White Cell Platelets
  • Bruises
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Defect
  • Factor Deficiency
  • Gammopathy
  • Gaucher's Disease
  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
  • Hemaglobinopathy
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemoglobinopathy
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Leukemia - Chronic
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphoma
  • Macroglobulinemia
  • Mastocytosis
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplasia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Oncology
  • Pancytopenia
  • Plasmacytomas
  • Polycythemia
  • Purpura
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Splenomegaly
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (Ttp)
  • von Willebrand's Disease
  • White Blood Cell Disorders
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About Chakra Chaulagain, MD

Chakra Chaulagain, MD is a graduate of Tribhuvan University in Maharajgunj, Kathmandu where he received his medical degree. Postgraduate Dr. Chaulagain continued his medical education in the United States. He carried out his postgraduate training at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County with a residency in internal medicine and at Tufts University, New England Medical Center with a fellowship in hematology/oncology.

Dr. Chaulagain joined Cleveland Clinic Florida in 2014. He is a board-certified internist and he specializes in medical oncology and hematology. Dr. Chaulagain is a well-respected physician who is dedicated to the care and comfort of his patients. He is an outstanding asset to Cleveland Clinic.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Tufts University, New England Medical Center
Boston, MA USA

Residency - John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL USA

Medical Education - Tribhuvan University
Maharajgunj, Kathmandu,

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/2/2020, Dr. Chaulagain has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Chaulagain receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Sanofi Genzyme

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

232 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

44 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

very good doctor

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Dr. C & his nurse Darleen are very concerned about my health. They go out of their way to make me happy!!!!

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Dr Chaulagain is great

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

Dr. Chaulagain, and Jill, are very good as my Health Provider. They share my medical, and lab. results with me, and explain them to me.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

I would definitely, recommend others to Dr. Chaulagain, and Cleveland Clinic. They have been very good in my health care decisions. I am in remission, and I know it's because of my treatment plan that Dr.Chaulagain, placed me on.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

My internist in NY faxed my records and I was placed on a wait list with my original appointment scheduled for 6 weeks later. An appointment opened up on Feb. 3 which I took immediately. I was pleased that I did not have to wait until Feb. 24 to see a doctor

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

I'm not certain about Dr. direction for treatment.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

I am a new patient, so this was just a "meet and greet". After reviewing my case/chart and asking if I had any questions or concerns (which I did)., Dr. C scheduled labs and tests to further evaluate me.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

my primary care is in Cleveland Ohio. Dr. Chaulagain is providing ongoing care while I am in Florida over the winter. He has been excellent in every way.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

dr. visits are very short

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Th doctor and Darlene are very compassionate and caring.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

excellent he really listened and provided very helpful information. outstanding doctor

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr Chaulagain treated my mom with such caring and dignity. He answered our questions and made sure we were aware of available treatments and side effects. My mom felt as though she was cared for. We give him 10 !

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr. Chaulagain has been the best Doctor that I have EVER had. He listens and responds to every question and concern that I have. If it wasn't for him, I wouldn't be here today. Cleveland Clinic should be honored to have him. (which I am sure they are)

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

I absolutely love the level of service received from Cleveland Clinic Doctors, Nurses, Receptionists, and Appointment setting staff.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

I love my new Dr. He is extremely relatable, a professional in his field. He takes his time to go over the resuts of my tests and answer my questions with patience and clarity.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

My Dr is phenominal!

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

Dr Chakra goes about and beyond every time I need of him

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

nurse Darlene is professional respectful caring and courteous. the nurses that attend to me in the infusion unit is very good as well. I must say the staff that I have delt with professional and caring. I can't leave out my wonderful kind and caring Dr. Dr Chakra A Chaulagain he is the best. I would recommend family friends or anyone who needs good care if they are ill to Cleveland clinic in Weston.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

dr Chaulagain is tremendous

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

always a good experience!!!! my husband passed on March and he had 5 years of awesome, hands on, care. thank you for choosing the best Dr.s and care in Fl.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

Dr. Chalagan is one of the best doctors I have ever had the pleasure of treating me.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

This doctor needs to be probed with questions for me to understand everything about my condition. He doesn't voluntarily provide information but expects me to know all.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Dr. C. takes very good care of me since I was diagnosed with lymphoma last year. He immediately put me on chemo and that saved me because I was already in stage 3. very happy with Dr.C.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Very satisfied with the nurse and Dr....Wait time at the office was excessive.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

the dr is very professional and a very caring person for his patients. I couldn't ask for a better person to take care of my health problemsi. I always recommend him to all my friends

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

always I have a good experience with Dr Chaulagain is an excellent doctor

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

The doctor is very good in discussing your proposed treatment and any follow up if required. His care let you know that you are in good hands.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

dr. chaulegain is calming, compassionate and very thorough.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2019

Very, kind, caring an thorough.The Dr has a great bedside manner!

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019

Dr. Chaulagain is an excellent doctor who is very caring and concerned about your health

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019

The Doctor was so nice and courteous. We are running tests now, very thorough. I see a lot of Doctors he is right up there...

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019

I'm quite happy with my doctor

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2019

I have never had such good care and concern from any doctor like I do from Dr. Chaulagain. I can never say enough about him and his nurse Darlene. Both are outstanding & assets to Clev. Clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2019

Darlene, Dr. Chaulagains nurse is outstanding. Always a warm welcome and listens to my concerns. She is definitely an asset to Clev. Clinic. and Dr. Chaulagain.

Reviewed on May 20, 2019

excellent. both Dr Chaulagain and nurse Darlene

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2019

I could not be happier with Dr Chaulagain. He is straightforward and forthright, obviously concerned about my situation, and quite happy to communicate with me.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2019

Excellent!! Very nice Dr. and staff.

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2019

very satisfied with service dr provided. I left very happy.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2019

doctor was very professional.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2019

I owe my life to Dr Shalagan. He brought me back from the death.As long as I live I will never forget him.He is so gentle and always concerned of my medical condition

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2019

she explains everything doctor is looking at. very friendly and helpful

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

I always appreciate the care I receive from Dr. Chaulagain. He always is very attentive and listens to my updates and concerns. He is very detailed and up to date on my condition. I feel very confident that I am in the best care with Dr. Chaulagain.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2019

Dr. Chaulagain is the best!

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