Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD

Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 54

Accepting new patients

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(303) 327-4700


Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Aurora, CO. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and The Medical Center of Aurora. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rao to book an appointment.


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Practice

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(303) 327-4700
1411 S Potomac St Ste 200 Aurora, CO 80012
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Rao is affiliated with Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center Denver, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 84% of his peers

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

Renal Hyperparathyroidism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Renal Hyperparathyroidism more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Kidney Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Kidney Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Rao accepts

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Dr. Rao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Anthem
Balanced Pathway-CO EPO
Balanced Pathway-CO HMO
Balanced-CO PPO
Blue Priority-CO HMO
Blue Priority-CO PPO
Bronze Colorado PPO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Bronze Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway-CO EPO
Catastrophic (Individual)-CO PPO
Catastrophic Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
CO Pathway (Select Network)-CO
Colorado College-CO
Colorado HMO
Colorado POS
Colorado PPO
CSU Fort Collins-CO
CU Health Plan - Extended-CO
CU Health Plan - High Deductible/HSA Compatible-CO
CU Health Plan - Medicare-CO
Gold Colorado PPO
Gold Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Gold Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway-CO EPO
Healthy Blue Priority 1-CO HMO
Healthy Blue Priority with HSA 1-CO
Healthy Support 1-CO PPO
Healthy Support with HSA 1-CO PPO
Indemnity (Traditional)-CO
Lumenos plans-CO
Lumenos-CO PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-CO
Pathway PPO/EPO-CO
Pathway-CO HMO
Platinum Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Platinum Pathway-CO EPO
Platinum-CO PPO
Silver Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Silver Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway-CO EPO
Silver-CO PPO
Traditional Network-CO
University of Colorado Extended PPO
University of Colorado High Deductible PPO
University of Colorado Medicare-CO
WellChoice - C (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - C-CO
WellChoice - H (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - H-CO
WellChoice - U (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - U-CO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

We believe in caring for a person, not just treating kidneys.

Biography

Dr. Rao joined Colorado Kidney Care in 2003. He was born and educated in India, studying there until moving to St. Louis, MO for his medical residency....Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

St Louis University Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
St Louis University Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
J.N. Medical College
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD?

Call (303) 327-4700 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Rao's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Rao frequently treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, Renal Hyperparathyroidism, and Kidney Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rao treats.

Where is Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD's office located?

Dr. Rao's office is located at 1411 S Potomac St Ste 200, Aurora, CO 80012. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD speak?

Dr. Rao speaks Urdu, Hindi, and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Jitendar Rao, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Rao has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Rao treats patients.

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Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center

Denver, CO

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2018)

The Medical Center of Aurora

Aurora, CO

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Parker Adventist Hospital

Parker, CO

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average