Dr. Prakash Rao, MD

Dr. Prakash Rao, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Prakash Rao, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Bronx, NY. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

2475 Saint Raymonds Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Nerve Block, Somatic
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more than 16% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Block
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more than 11% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Fracture
  • Low Back Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Procedures

  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Kurnool Med Coll, Sri Venkateswara
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Post Grad Institu
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Kurnool Gen Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hosp Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Montefiore Med Ctr Albert Einstein Col Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rao to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Rao's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Rao accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Rao has admitting privileges

Montefiore Medical Center
111 E 210th St
Bronx, NY 10467
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