Dr. Gorantla Rao, MD

Dr. Gorantla Rao, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Gorantla Rao, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Rangaraya MC, Andhra U in 1972 and specializes in internal medicine.

1425 Weatherly Rd SE

Huntsville, AL 35803

Contact Information

(256) 881-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Rao's Experience

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Dr. Rao's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

188  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Rangaraya MC, Andhra U
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Homer G Phillips Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Erlanger Medical Center Baroness Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Rao is always very kind and listens to everything you have to say. He is thorough and only prescribes medication when necessary. He understands so much more than just your temperature or blood pressure. He also understands family matters and stress and helps wherever he can. I would highly...more
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Dr. Rao has saved my life in many ways. I struggle with anxiety, kidney stones, migraines, weight issues. In all of these areas, he has provided excellent care both with knowledge and bedside manner. His office staff and nurses are also exceptionally kind and helpful. I have been going to Dr. Rao...more
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Very experienced and Board Certified in four areas!
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Excellent Doctor. I have been going to Dr G.S. Rao over 20 years and highly recommend him.
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Dr Rao has been my primary care physician for about 25 years. He has diagnosed correctly several conditions i have had that required that I go to specialists. His diagnoses have always been correct and he have recommended competent specialists. I credit Dr. Rao with saving my life due to his...more
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