Dr. Jyothi Rao, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Jyothi Rao, MD
Dr. Jyothi Rao, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Kasturba Medical College in 1997 and specializes in endocrinology.

30 Duke Medicine Cir STE 1A

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 620-5300

Dr. Jyothi Rao, MD

Dr. Jyothi Rao, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
high
more than 88% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
high
more than 86% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rao does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Kasturba Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Minnesota Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rao has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been a patient of Dr. Jyothi Rao for about 3 years. I have been very satisfied since day 1. She seems genuinely concerned about my diabetic health. She has helped me get mine under control and shares my excitement in my continued improvement.
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The only reason I'd recommend dr Rao is because she recommended me to the best thyroid surgeon at Duke. For the rest she didn't seem to care much. Even after my thyroid blood levels dropped dramatically and suddenly after 1,5 yr stability, she referred me to my pcp. She is supposed to be the...more
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Saw Dr. Rao for symptoms related to Hashimoto?s Thyroiditis. Told her I?m a typical subclinical Hashi?s patient. Meaning my TSH is normal, but I suffer from hypothyroid symptoms (low body temp, fatigue, dry eyes, hair loss, depression, etc.). She ended up only testing 2 thyroid values (TSH and Free...more
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Front office doesn't flow smoothly. typically uses a separate person to make an apt and another to charge the Copay. Not efficient process. Dr. Rao largely won't communicate to you regarding what she would like to see. Very disappointing from a care-provider. A good Doctor listens to the...more
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Dr. Rao accepts 6 insurance carriers

  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Rao's affiliated hospitals

Duke Health Raleigh Hospital
3400 Wake Forest Rd
Raleigh, NC 27609
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Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
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