Dr. Rajesh V. Babu, MD

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Specializes in Pulmonology • Male • Age 40

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Dr. Babu:

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Dr. Babu's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. David's Medical Center
919 East 32nd Street
Austin, TX 78705
Seton Medical Center Austin
1201 West 38th Street
Austin, TX 78705

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Hill Country Pulmonary & Critical Care, PLLC
Hill Country Pulmonary & Critical Care, PLLC
200 Medical Pkwy Ste 350
Lakeway, TX 78738
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    Dr. Babu's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pulmonology
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine
    1
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
    • Pulmonary Function Tests
    • Pulmonary Procedures
    • Thoracentesis
    • Ventilation Management
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Asthma
    • Asthma in Adults
    • Atelectasis
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Lung Diseases
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Babu

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Complete in 2009
    University Of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Texas
    Graduated in 1996
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Babu & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Babu's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Babu has admitting privileges:

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    • St. David's Medical Center

    • Seton Medical Center Austin

    • St. David's South Austin Medical Center

    • Lakeway Regional Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babu to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Babu's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Babu
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Babu accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Hill Country Pulmonary & Critical Care, PLLC
    200 Medical Pkwy Ste 350
    Lakeway, TX 78738
    (512) 691-3100 (Office)
    (512) 691-3105 (Fax)
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    Dr. Babu's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Babu
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babu to family and friends*
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