Dr. Baldev Rai, MD

Dr. Baldev Rai, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Baldev Rai, MD is a neurology specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in neurology and internal medicine.

Progressive Neurology & Sleep Medicine Associates

4234 Riverwalk Pkwy Ste 280

Riverside, CA 92505
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Rai's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

63  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Guru Nanak Dev Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Guru Nanak Dev Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Usc University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rai's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rai to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Rai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I was already diagnosed with Narcolepsy when I made an appointment with the doctor. I had just moved from Northern California to the Riverside area and was looking for a new sleep doctor. This doctor put words into my mouth that I never said and accused me of being a drug seeker. I left his...more
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Would not listen to my concerns, talked over my and said that all dificulity getting appointments was my fault. Office staff ignores patients as they arrive. I left feeling insulted and in tears.
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This doctor was very rude and insulting. Did not care about what brought me to see him, and asked if I'd like to diagnose myself or do I want his help. Never even examined me, yet gave me a diagnosis. Wouldn't recommend him to anyone.
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To be honest, I'm Indian and it it just felt like dr was lacking empathy.... Just felt uncomfortable and sometimes spoke to like he was insulting me. He did come off as "old school" thinking but he's comes as a "no big deal" kinda guy. Im sure he's a great doctor but he's not for me.
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Dr Rai seems like a very nice person. I drove 65 miles each way to see him. I have MS and was disappointed in his lack of knowledge about MS. My visit was today and when I returned home I made a new appointment with a different doctor that my insurance pre approved me to see as well. I wouldn't...more
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