Dr. Sujatha Rao, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Female • Age 50

1390 Hope Dr
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Dr. Rao:

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Dr. Rao's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Herrin Hospital
201 South 14th Street
Herrin, IL 62948
Memorial Hospital of Carbondale
405 West Jackson Street
Carbondale, IL 62902

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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. Rao

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Hem-Onc Care
Hem-Onc Care
1390 Hope Dr
Carbondale, IL 62901
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  • Hematology
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Dr. Mary M. Klix, MD
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    Dr. Rao's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphosarcoma
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    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Reticulosarcoma
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • von Willebrand Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Rao

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rao & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Rao'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 9 hospitals where Dr. Rao has admitting privileges:

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    • Ferrell Hospital

    • Franklin Hospital

    • Herrin Hospital

    • Marshall Browning Hospital

    • Memorial Hospital

    • Memorial Hospital of Carbondale

    • Pinckneyville Community Hospital

    • Saint Joseph Memorial Hospital

    • Union County Hospital

  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. Rao

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends

    18 responses
    below
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Rao's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 18 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rao
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    below
    national average

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  4. Recommended Reading

    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Rao accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

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    • MedHealthInsurance
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Pekin Insurance
    • Pipefitters
    • Providence Health Plans
    • Sagamore Health Network
    • Simplifi
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Hem-Onc Care
    1390 Hope Dr
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618) 529-0120 (Office)
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Rao
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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