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Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
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
View all 51 Specialties +


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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,


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine - Hematology
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 4/2/2022, Dr. Chaulagain has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. 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.

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

212 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

48 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2022

Dr Chaulagain and Darlene takes very good care. Messages are answered in a good time. They are very responsive!

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2022

I would not give up dr Chaulagain as my oncologist for anyone. He has a wonderful personality and is knowledgeable in his field. You do not find doctors that care the way he and his staff does. I trust him

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2022

Dr was great and made me feel very comfortable.. Spoke directly to you and very precise.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2022

The Doctor and the staff have been very professional and caring. I needed to change the doctor because I have moved from the area.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2022

The doctors, nurses and hospital staff were all helpful and friendly.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2022

Great doctor

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2022

Care provider excellent. Explained things well and took his time and gave me plenty of time to discuss health status. Exceptional physician in all phases of the appointment.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2022

Dr. Chaulagain as well as his staff are truly concerned about me. He makes me feel that I matter. He listens to my concerns and find a resolution. He is my partner in finding the way to extend my life. I feel wonderful. Never better and the quality of my life is excellent.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2022

I rave about Dr. Chaulagain all the time. He is remarkable. The care I am receiving at Cleveland Clinic is more than outstanding. I love going to chemo. Everyone is so supportive. The nurses are wonderful and the cappuccino is not bad.

Reviewed on May 24, 2022

The do doctor was outstanding and very professional in his assessment.

Reviewed on May 24, 2022

I have to say that Dr Chaulagain was very attentive, he put me at ease straight away and I am looking forward to seeing him again at my next appointment.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Dr Chaulagain called me personally immediately upon finding out there had been a mixup with my schedule. He offered to see me anytime I could get there that same day. When I arrived he saw me in less than 10 min. He is a outstanding professional and a asset to the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Dr Chaulagain is a excellent doctor. Outstanding manner help me understand and take comfort in spite of hearing the word cancer. I couldn't ask for a more caring and professional person to be handling and managing my care.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Dr. Chaulagain and his staff are exceptional. He listens to your questions and answers then so you can understand. Very knowledgeable and updated on recent cancer developments and treatments.

Reviewed on May 2, 2022

Il have been seeing this doctor for over 6 years and I am very pleased with his care

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2022

Dr. Chalagain exhibits all the values of a talented, ethical and caring physician. He asks me questions and addresses my concerns. He also promotes confidence and optimism about my health situation. I feel blessed with his care.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2022

I have total respect and admiration for Dr Chaulagain.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022

Dr. Chaulagain is an excellent doctor. He is very kind and listens to my concerns and explains the treatment very well.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2022

Both the provider and assistant created an environment that was relaxing and caring which made both my wife and I very comfortable and reassured that the care we would receive will be the highest quality.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

I really like my doctor.He is upbeat, listens,answers my questions,explains.He makes eye contact!! I always feel better after seeing my dr.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2022

Dr. C has been very informative about my rare condition and responds to messages promptly.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022

This doctor is excellent. He gives me all the facts all the time.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022

Every issue given to the doctor was addressed and those Issues that were not In his specialty he gave me a referral. In my opinion, this Is the definition of a thorough visit.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2022

Dr Chakara(?) is a great dr that shows care and concern for my treatment and I truly appreciate that due to my condition.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2022

Great experience . Great doctor..

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2022

I was very happy with Dr. Chaulagain explanation of my condition and the treatment that I needed. I can say I would definitely recommend Dr. Chaulagain and the hospital and staff at Cleveland Clinic to friends and family.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Very happy with Dr. Chuligain

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2022

Dr. Chaulagain and his nurse Darlene are outstanding. Attentive and caring. Dr. Chaulagain in particular educates you on your wellness, cares, is empathetic, caring, transparent , and honest.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2022

Dr. Chaulagain is sincere, about his patience care. He reviews all options. Makes you part of the decision making process, provides in depth discussions and address all questions in a fair, informative consistent manner.I have recommended him to others will continue to do so , is always courteous and respectful.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2022

Dr chalagain is a caring Dr.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

Dr always care good for me

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2022

Dr Chaulagain is excellent. He works too hard!

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2022

The care provider has been good at explaining things to ensure that I understood and listening intentely as well

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2022

Dr Chaulagain has been treating patient for five years with excellent results. He is highly respected and has a perpetual smile.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Great Dr.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2021

Dr Chaulagain is very thorough,and has a great personality,keeps everyone updated.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021

Dr Chaulagain was very friendly, knowledgeable and very well prepared for our first appointment. He appeared to have taken time to read all my records and reports prior to our appointment. He was very willing to listen to what we had to say. He was willing to collaborate with other Dr's. He made me feel like he really listened and cared about me. He personally called me with lab reports and PET scan reports multiple times. This does not happen with other Dr.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021

I feel the staff has gone above and beyond for my care! Jackie Gonzalez made me feel like I was the only person she had to care for. Dr Chaulagain again went above also with his personal phone calls to update us!

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2021

My doctor showed concern about my health issues.He included me in decisions.I always feel better after seeing my dr.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2021

Dr Chaulighan listened to all of my concerns and was very helpful. He planned future tests needed to make it easier to get them scheduled. He is very informative and has good bedside manners.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Great Dr and nurse and staff

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Dr Chaulagain is very attentive.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2021

Dr Chaulagain explains very well about treatment.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

Doc Chaulagain is amazing!! He's so great!!!

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

I would recommend Dr Chakra to anyone and everyone

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

I was very happy with the doctor

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Had an appt with Dr Chaligan then before I left hand to see Jill I like when sapptments with Dr I feel I have a lot going on and need to see him

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

I just like seeing the Dr Cause I don't know what going on wiith my health ???

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