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Dr. Irram Rao, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 44

Dr. Rao

Dr. Irram Rao, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Rao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Thyroid Disease more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Diabetes Type 2
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Irram Rao, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

1999
Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1999

Languages

  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rao

3.8

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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I've been going to Dr. Rao for years (she is great), but recently, the individuals at the front desk have provided horrible customer service. I had to go back and forth several times with a scheduling department and that office due to incorrect information that was provided by Dr. Rao's front...Read More
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Dr. Rao explains to you thoroughly in layman terms about your conditions. She is willing and able to work with people who are chronically ill and have complex conditions. It took a few months to be able to get into her office, but since then, it has not been a problem. I highly recommend her .
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Their billing department and customer service is the worst I have ever experienced. I would not refer this doctor to anyone. Paid bill, provided proof, sent certified letters, still sent to collections. Even included copies of the cancelled checks along with correspondence.
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