Dr. Keshav Rao, MD

Clinical NeurophysiologyMaleAge 71

Dr. Rao
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

SFMG Neurology

1000 Asylum Ave Ste 4304 Hartford, CT 06105

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(860) 522-3711

Dr. Keshav Rao, MD is a Clinical Neurophysiologist in Hartford, CT. He is affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rao to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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
Post-Concussion Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Post-Concussion Syndrome more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Difficulty With Walking

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Difficulty With Walking more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Chronic Neck Pain

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rao treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Rao treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Rao's conditions and procedures:

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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(860) 522-3711

Dr. Rao accepts the following insurance:

Access Blue New England Network-CT
Balanced Pathway Tiered-CT PPO
Balanced Pathway-CT HMO
Balanced Pathway-CT PPO
Blue New England Network-CT HMO
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
BlueChoice New England Network-CT
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Pathway X-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X for HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced-CT HMO
Century Preferred (Tiered)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
Century Preferred Tiered (Select Network)-CT
Century Preferred-CT
Choice BlueCare-CT HMO
Choice Century Preferred Basic-CT PPO
City of New Haven - BlueCard-CT
City of New Haven - Century Preferred-CT
CT Children's Medical Center - Tiered-CT PPO
Day Kimball Tiered-CT PPO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT PPO
Gold Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway CT Tiered (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Ind)-CT PPO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway X Enhanced (Ind -)-CT HMO
Pathway X Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Platinum Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X Tiered-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Coinsurance Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
State BlueCare (Local Network only)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network)-CT
State Preferred (Tiered)-CT
State Preferred-CT
Yale New Haven Health System - Tiered-CT PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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  • Office environment (9)
  • Staff friendliness (9)
  • Appointment scheduling (8)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (2)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
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I am an older patient and Dr. Rao was one of the best doctors I have encountered on life’s journey. Thank you, Dr. Rao. I was sorry to see you retire. God bless you abundantly for your caring and expertise. H.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Helen – Aug 17, 2020
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Dr. Rao is thoughtful, caring, , patient, and thorough in diagnosis and treatment. He explains situation clearly, answers questions, and time to listen to patient and discuss treatment options. I have been Dr. Rao's patient for eleven years and I have always been satisfied after each visit. I highly recommend him to both family and friends. He treated my husband and found the of the problem and treated it appropriately.
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What could be improved
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Diane in Wethersfield, CT – Apr 15, 2017
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Dr Rao was extremely thorough and really did everything he could to help me recover. He was super caring and I highly recommend him!
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Brittany Dix in Granby, CT – Jan 02, 2017
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Dr. Rao, took his time with me and went out of his way to help me with my condition. As rare as it was he didn't give up and I thank him for that.
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What could be improved
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Terence J in Bolton, CT – May 21, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'


  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology


St Vincent's Hsp and M C Ny
Residency Hospital


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Urdu


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Keshav Rao, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Rao has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Keshav Rao, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Keshav Rao, MD accept my insurance?

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

Dr. Rao frequently treats Post-Concussion Syndrome, Difficulty With Walking, and Chronic Neck Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rao treats.

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

Dr. Rao's office is located at 1000 Asylum Ave Ste 4304, Hartford, CT 06105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Keshav Rao, MD speak?

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

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

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SFMG Neurology

Healy Macinski Rao Wade Mds PC1000 Asylum Ave Ste 4304 Hartford, CT 06105
SFMG Neurology207 Elm St # 207 Enfield, CT 06082
SFMG Neurology11 South Rd # 201 Farmington, CT 06032

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Rao is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Saint Francis Hospital

Hartford, CT

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received