Dr. Rachakonda Prabhu, MD

Dr. Rachakonda Prabhu, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Rachakonda Prabhu, MD is a pulmonologist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Calcutta Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

5701 W Charleston Blvd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89146

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  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Prabhu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Prabhu "Dr. Prabhu specializes in internal medicine, pulmonology, critical care and sleep medicine here at Red Rock Medical Group. Not only did Dr. Prabhu founded and created Red Rock Medical Group, he also takes an active part in treating patients within the Las Vegas Valley for various treatments. Dr. Prabhu received his undergraduate and medical degree from Calcutta University. He completed his post graduate training at Mt. Sinai Hospital Services, in Elmhurst, New York. Dr. Prabhu is American Board certified in various specialties. Those specialities include internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, sleep medicine, and critical care medicine. Dr. Prabhu was recognized by President Obama for his accomplishments in healthcare , along with being given the key to the city of Las Vegas, and recognized as a Distinguished Nevadan, one of the highest awards given to a native to Las Vegas. Dr. Prabhu has been long recognized by presidents, from the days of Ronald Reagans administration. Dr. Prabhu moved to Las Vegas, Nevada in 1979 and brought his new skills and talent to the Las Vegas Valley community. Dr. Prabhu founded Red Rock Medical Group in 1980, which began as a small pulmonary (lung) clinic. As time went on Dr. Prabhu had the dream of creating a clinic that provided complete care to patients, all in the convince of one medical office. That is exactly what Dr. Prabhu did and expanded Red Rock Medical Group to a multi-specialty clinic and became the largest group within Nevada. Eldorado Medical Center was opened in North Las Vegas in 2000 to meet the high demand of patients looking for medical convince within the region."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prabhu "Dr. R Prabhu has a philosophy of care that represents more than a viewpoint; it's a commitment. Every member of his team has pledged to make the ICARE Commitment their personal responsibility, giving our patients and families care that is supported by the highest order of compassion, innovation, science, and technology. That ICARE Commitment starts with a partnership and follows the subsequent guidelines.

Integrity. We conduct ourselves in a fair, trustworthy manner and uphold professional and ethical standards.

Compassion. We act with empathy, understanding and attentiveness toward all others.

Accountability. We take responsibility for my actions and join with my colleagues to deliver 'Medicine of the Highest Order'.

Respect. We always treat patients, families and colleagues with dignity and sensitivity, valuing their diversity.

Excellence. We lead by example, rising above the ordinary through my personal efforts and those of my team."

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4  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Prabhu does not have any board certifications listed.

79  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Calcutta Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prabhu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prabhu

4.1

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
75.40983606557377%
(46)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
3.278688524590164%
(2)
2 Stars
3.278688524590164%
(2)
1 Star
18.0327868852459%
(11)

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Dr. Prabhu is very nice and knowledgeable but if you are not a pulmonary patient you are subjected to an endless round of PAs who are constantly misrepresented as doctors and doctors who can't write prescriptions! Staff will not let you contact Dr. Prabhu so I found another provider.
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Truth Teller in Las Vegas, NV – Jun 23, 2018
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Dr.Prabhu is the best! He has decades of experience and is very involved in my care. My whole family sees him. His group also has a whole bunch of specialists too.
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Vegasrebel in Las Vegas – Jan 17, 2018
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Dr. Prabhu is a wonderful and caring Doc. He takes his time and asks several questions and answers any that you have. The staff is also very helpful and excellent with all they have done.
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James in Las Vegas – Jan 17, 2018
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Dr. Prabhu is great doctor
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Eliani – Jan 17, 2018
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He’s the best doctor I’ve ever seen, he is very patient and smart
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David – Dec 30, 2017
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