About Dr. Chimata
Padma Chimata, MD, is the founder and director of Katy Rheumatology & Associates in Katy, Texas. She has been in private practice since 2007 and works diligently to provide excellent care to patients with rheumatologic diseases of the joints, muscles, and bones.
Dr. Chimata attended the Jaihind Medical College in Mumbai, India, earning a Bachelor of Science in genetics. She went on to graduate from JSS Medical College in Mysore, India.
She interned at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, and completed her residency in internal medicine at Christ Advocate Health Center/UIC in Oak Lawn, Illinois. Dr. Chimata completed her geriatrics/gerontorheumatology and rheumatology fellowships at IUC School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Illinois.
Throughout her time in medicine, Dr. Chimata has won several awards. She was named Best Rheumatologist from Living Magazine in 2020 and 2019. She also won the Patient’s Choice award in 2019.
She is a member of the American College of Rheumatology, the Texas Medical Association, and the Harris County Medical Association.
Double board-certified in rheumatology and internal medicine, Dr. Chimata has the knowledge and experience to accurately diagnose and treat various rheumatologic diseases. At Katy Rheumatology & Associates, she and her team provide quality, evidence-based healthcare with compassion and sincerity.