Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD

Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD is a hematology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Stanley Medical College in 1991 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

202 Baltimore

San Antonio, TX 78215

Contact Information

(210) 299-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Bone Marrow Biopsy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
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. Jayasree Rao is a board certified medical oncologist and hematologist who practices with Oncology San Antonio. As a part of the multidisciplinary cancer care group, Dr. Rao is committed to a comprehensive and compassionate team approach in the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing follow-up care of every cancer patient. Dr. Rao has experience treating many different types of cancer along with additional experience in geriatrics. She specializes in breast, genitourinary, and gastrointestinal cance"

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

149  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Adarsh Vidyalaya, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Stanley Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Stanley Medical Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Easton Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Texas, San Antonio/Ctrc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
82 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

  • 5
    (56)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (18)

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

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Very UNPROFESSIONAL. Dr. Rao’s: - lack of preparation in failing to review referring doctor’s notes prior to our appt, left her unprepared to discuss my condition & answer questions. — communication w/ Dr. Rao was contentious — Impulsively assigned serious diagnosis upon briefly scanning...more
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I have never met a more compassionate Doctor in my life. She will literally give the shirt off her back for her patients. Shes straight forward, never beats around the bush. Truly a beautiful person, inside & out
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Alicia is the worst, rudest, arrogant person I have EVER experienced. Totally unprofessional, lousy attitude. Trying to make an appointment with her after MY DOCTOR referred me to an oncologist was like pulling teeth. She did everything she could to make it as difficult as she could. She even had...more
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Dr. Rao has been God's gift to my mother & family, she's the Best Oncologist we could ask for. Mother has incredibly improved her cancer treatments and her attitude for living due to the Chemo therapy treatments under Dr. Rao. Mother has been with Dr. Rao for over 8 years-??Thank you Dr. Rao.
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My experience with Dr.Rao was super excellent I was diagnosed with breast cancer & after surgery I was referred to Dr Rao for chemo treatment she is super patient ,honest, caring & hears you out understands you & goes over everything you need to know & what will be expected! Dr Rao's full staff...more
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