Dr. Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD

Dr. Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD

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Dr. Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

35900 Bob Hope Dr Ste 205

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Bhasker-Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhasker-Rao treats Obesity more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Bhasker-Rao treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhasker-Rao performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Bhasker-Rao performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Stomach Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhasker-Rao performs Stomach Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Bhasker-Rao performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Bhasker-Rao's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Advanced Robotic Surgery
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bowel Resection
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Duodenal Switch
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Obesity
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pyloric Stenosis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic-Assisted Revisional Bariatric Surgery
Robotic-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Weight Loss

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bobby Bhasker-Rao, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    University Of Californiadavis Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center The
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1994
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    Loma Linda University
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Awards

Dr. Bhasker-Rao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bhasker-Rao

4.7

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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He is a amazing doctor, staff is great not only at the office but at the hospital as well.
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I have been very happy so far . Enjoyed the seminar very much also . Very informative .
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I had an amazing experience with Dr. Bobby and his staff. He knew my insurance requirements well and he and his staff worked very hard with me to make sure I was able to meet those requirements. My procedure went well without complications and even more exciting than all the weight I am losing is...Read More
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Love Dr. Bobby!! Dr. Bobby and his staff are awesome. Very kind and professional. I would recommend seeing him if you are thinking about any kind of weight loss surgery.
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I honestly don't know how he has so many great reviews. What was supposed to be a same day procedure turned into 5 days in the hospital with 4 pints of blood needed. All because he didn't prepare for, or do his job as a surgeon properly. He didn't suture me so my incision stayed open for weeks. The...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD PPO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD PPO
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD PPO
Choice PPO
Essential PPO
Golden Choice PPO
Whole HealthPrimeCare California OAMC
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Pathway X Direct Access PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access+ Southern California Region HMO-High
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Choice Fund PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Georgia PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Select Network PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Advantage Platinum PPO
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Covered California Small Group PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Large Group PPO
Medicaid
Medicare PPO
Tricare
Tricare PPO
Humana
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Inland Empire Health Plan
Medicaid
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO

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Eisenhower Medical Center

Rancho Mirage, CA