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Dr. Archana Rao, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 44

  
Dr. Rao

Dallas Nephrology Associates

5308 N Galloway Ave Ste 200 Mesquite, TX 75150
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(214) 358-2300

Dr. Archana Rao, MD is a nephrology specialist in Mesquite, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1999 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Rao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
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LocalPlus
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Humana
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Preferred PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Dr. Rao treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Acidosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Acidosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Hyperkalemia more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rao

5.0

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Friendly, knowledgeable, professional! Explain things that I understood.
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She has good bedside manner. She goes over your labs with you and explains and answers questions. She takes her time and doesn’t rush your appt.
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Everyone is kind and understanding . I’m glad I was referred to Dr Rao and her team
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My recent visit was awsome. Pre-appointment reminders - awsome. Check in process - awsome. Wait time before appointment - awsome. Call who took me back and worked me up before seeing doctor - awsome. Doctor visit - awsome. So glad I have this practice as part of my health team.
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Dr. Rao is very professional, honest and caring.
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Dr. Rao is informative and professional. She exhibits concern and takes all the time necessary to explain conditions and issues, and how to correct them.
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Dr Rao is very thorough and understanding and sensitive to all your needs.
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Very well satisfied.
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Very professional
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Archana Rao, MD is a nephrology specialist in Mesquite, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1999 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1999
Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
Medical School

Awards

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59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)