Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD

Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD


Accepting new patients

Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Newark, NJ. She is affiliated with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gururaja-Rao to book an appointment.


NBIMC - Pediatric Health Center

NBIMC - Pediatric Health Center166 Lyons Ave Fl 1 Newark, NJ 7112

At a Glance

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Gururaja-Rao's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hypokalemia
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Itchy Skin
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Newborn Noninfectious Diarrhea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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(973) 833-1754

Dr. Gururaja-Rao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna PPO
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

About Me


Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Newark, NJ. She is affiliated with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. She is accepting new...Read more


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications


United Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
United Hosps
Residency Hospital


  • English
  • Hindi


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (973) 833-1754.

Is Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD accepting new patients?

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

Does Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gururaja-Rao frequently treats Immunization Administration, Wellness Examination, and Administrative Physical. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gururaja-Rao treats.

Where is Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD's office located?

Dr. Gururaja-Rao's office is located at 166 Lyons Ave Fl 1, Newark, NJ 7112. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD speak?

Dr. Gururaja-Rao speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Lakshmi Gururaja-Rao, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Affiliated Hospitals

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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Newark, NJ

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)