Dr. Rahul K. Kakkar, MD

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Dr. Rahul K. Kakkar, MD

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Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine | Male

Prana Health Pulmonary, Sleep and Obesity Medicine 1139 Carthage St Ste 105, Sanford, NC 27330 Get Directions
(910) 824-7619

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Dr. Kakkar specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine and practices in Sanford, NC. He practices at 2 locations.

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkar to family and friends
4.2
based on 9 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Key Survey Insights
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Kakkar
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Kakkar's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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in Fayetteville, NC |
He is the best. He is very thero with his exams. He is kind friendly and explains everything to you until you explain it.
Apex, NC |
He's a great doctor and knows his stuff.
This doctor spends time with you. He listens to what your saying. Just read the paper and he is on his own on Carthage st. In Sanford I'd drive to Raleigh for a doc like that.
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Specialties

  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Insomnia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
  • Sleep Study

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Pt Bds Postgraduate Institute Of Medical Sciences, Maharshi Dayanand University

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Montefiore Med Center

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Montefiore Med Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Albert Einstein College Med

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Kakkar's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Kakkar

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients