Dr. Babar Rao, MD

Dr. Babar Rao, MD

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Dr. Babar Rao, MD is a dermatologist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Rawalpindi Med College University Of Punjab Rawalpindi Pakistan in 1983 and specializes in dermatology, dermatopathology, and more.

1 Worlds Fair Dr Ste 2400

Somerset, NJ 08873

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Keloid Scar
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Keloid Scar more than 100% of his peers

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

Acne
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very high

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Dr. Rao treats Acne more than 100% of his peers

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

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acne Surgery
Actinic Keratosis
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Dermatitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Keloid Scar
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
Melanoma
Mohs Surgery
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Pemphigoid
Pemphigus
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Ringworm
Rosacea
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Veins
Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Babar Rao, MD is a dermatologist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Rawalpindi Med College University Of Punjab Rawalpindi Pakistan in 1983 and specializes in dermatology, dermatopathology, and more.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatopathology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Education

  • 2000
    UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Cornell University Ny Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    Nyu
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1983
    Rawalpindi Med College University Of Punjab Rawalpindi Pakistan
    Medical School
    1983

Languages

  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rao

2.0

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(2)
1 Star
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(14)

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Went to office for body scan and two young female interns came in,did not get the doctor.they did not do a thorough exam no where near what I wanted.needed a spot checked on my cheek,was told to make another appointment.i will make another appointment but not there..not happy
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I've been seeing Dr. Rao for skin checks for years, a family member had melanoma which makes me worried. He looks at all of my moles with a magnifying device, and tells me which ones can just be watched and which ones need to be biopsied (which is a rare occasion). my husband now comes to him for...Read More
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HORRIBLE experience. He refused to take my concerns seriously and misdiagnosed me. A subsequent visit with another doctor eventually diagnosed me correctly through blood tests and a skin biopsy. Don't waste your time going to him. I wish I took the advice of many here who wrote reviews, but I...Read More
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Dr. Rao, the head of RWJ Dermatology, is simply not ethical and patently disrespects his patients. Dr Rao saw me on the day of my appointment despite my appointment being made with another RWJ dermatologist. The latter was covered by my insurance; Dr Rao was not. I did not realize since I had never...Read More
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I went to dr Rao because I had not had a skin check in over a year and discovered something on my face that was suspicious. I waited 25 min in the exam room. He looked at my face.. And said he would be back. When he came back he removed something on My cheek, did not address the area of my concern...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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