Dr. Ganesh Rao, MD

Dr. Ganesh Rao, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Ganesh Rao, MD is an urology specialist in Jeffersonville, IN and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Mysore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health & Science in 1993 and specializes in urology.

101 Hospital Blvd

Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Contact Information

(812) 282-3899

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Hydronephrosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ureteral Stones
very high
more than 99% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Rao'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rao "Dr. Rao received his bachelor of medicine and surgery at Mysore Medical College, University of Mysore, India. He was a research associate in the Division of Urologic Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, from 1996 to 2001. Between 1997 and 2000, he completed his internship in surgery and his residency in urologic surgery.Dr. Rao is certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates and he is a member of the Indian Physicians Association of Kentucky.Dr. Rao ranked in the 97th percentile of his graduating class and is the recipient of several honors and awards. He is a member of the American Urological Association and has co-authored several publications and presented several abstracts at American Urological Association meetings."
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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

59  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Mysore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health & Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Started out okay, his assistant talked with me for several minutes getting history etc., she left 10 minutes later heard tell him everything we had discussed, he strolls in says we're going to do the three 'C's' of urology testing. Had The cytology done, Ct scan and the cystoscope scheduled but...more
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Office staff was unprofessional and condescending. After waiting 30 minutes past my appointment time, I went to the window to be sure I was there on the correct day. The lady at the window promptly handed me a form and said 'you need to sign this'. The problem with that was, it was someone else's...more
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The staff was beyond helpful. Dr. Rao was inappropriate, pushy, & does not take his patients needs into consideration. He does not take the time to explain what he will be doing and ask if the patient is comfortable. He made my spouse and I feel very uncomfortable and unwelcomed. Do not expect...more
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I have been very pleased with Dr. Rao and his staff. I would most certainty recommend him. He is quick action gotta plan kinda DR. Thanks to you and your wonderful staff at Audubon office!!
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Took my elderly aunt in as she was Had a catheter put in at nursing home. He came in room and talked to us but never examined her. Never touched her. I have never seen a doctor .that did not perform an exam. Will not go back. The nurse took out catheter and we left. Hell the nursing home could have...more
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