Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD

Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(80)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jayasree Rao, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

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

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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

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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"
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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gland Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Joint Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
4.0
based on 80 total reviews (23 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (80)

  • 5
    (55)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (17)

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 (23)

San Antonio, TX |
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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in San Antonio, TX |
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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in San Antonio, Texas |
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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in San Antonio, TX |
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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in San Antonio, TX |
Dr Rao and her amazing staff rescued us from another office where we were treated poorly. The difference in the two offices and chemo facilities are night and day. We were in the dark and now we're in the light! Highly recommend Dr Rao and her whole staff! They love their patients and it shows!
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Dr. Rao accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Elect Choice
    Elect Choice EPO
    Golden Choice
    Golden Choice HMO
    Golden Choice PPO
    Health Fund
    Health Fund POS
    Health Fund PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    National Advantage
    National Advantage PPO
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
    ProNet
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Select
    Traditional Choice
    Traditional Choice POS
    Traditional Choice PPO
    USAccess
    Whole Health Banner Health Network
    Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) WC
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Medicare Plus Blue PPO
    Network C
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Freedom
    Freedom HMO
    Freedom PPO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Tricare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan Admar PPO
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • Texas True Choice
    Texas True Choice PPO
  • Tricare
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice EPO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare POS
  • WellCare
    Concert PFFS
    Duet PFFS
    Summit PFFS
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Rao has admitting privileges

Baptist Medical Center
111 Dallas St
San Antonio, TX 78205
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North Central Baptist Hospital
520 Madison Oak Dr
San Antonio, TX 78258
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