Dr. Rajesh V. Babu, MD

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Specializes in Pulmonology • Male • Age 41

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Dr. Babu's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
St. David's South Austin Medical Center
901 W Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

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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
    • Sleep Medicine
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine
    1
    • Breath Testing
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
    • Pulmonary Procedures
    • Respiratory Management
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Asthma
    • Asthma in Adults
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Lung Diseases
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Incompetence
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sarcoidosis
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    • 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

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    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
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Babu & Staff

    • English
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    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

    • Lakeway Regional Medical Center

    • Seton Medical Center Austin

    • St. David's South Austin Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
    • 16 responses

    4.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babu to family and friends

    4.8 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Babu's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Babu

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    16 responses

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    • Yes.

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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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