Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD
Dr. Rahul Prakash is the founder of Renal Clinic of Houston (RCH). He is in practice since 1994 after he finished his fellowship training in Nephrology from the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. He is a graduate from the Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi India, after which he did his residency training in Internal Medicine from the Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine (NEOUCOM) affiliated Hospitals in Canton, OH. He has been the President of RCH since its inception, has served as a Chief of Staff at MH- Katy Rehabilitation Hospital, and Chief of the Department of Medicine in MH-Katy Medical Center. He is currently the Medical Director of Davita Pin Oak , Davita Sealy, and Davita Horizon Dialysis Centers. He has been the recipient of the 5 star Physician Awards from the USFHP. He has participated in the Bridge of Life (part of Davita Village Trust) mission to India, which helped in establishing two not-for-profit dialysis clinics in the Western Province of India and is still active with other missions of the Bridge of Life. He is involved in training of foreign physicians to run the dialysis clinics in their native countries and also in the teaching of foreign medical students. He is a member of American Society of Nephrology (ASN), Renal Physician Association (RPA), Harris County Medical Society (HCMS), Texas Medical Association (TMA), and The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI). He has authored research papers in some reputed Medical Journals, including American Journal of Kidney Disease (AJKD) and American Journal of Hypertension (AJH). Dr.Prakash is board certified by American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) as a Diplomate in Nephrology.

Katy Office

411 Park Grove Ln Ste 310

Katy, TX 77450

Contact Information

(281) 579-5799

Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD

Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
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Dr. Prakash's Experience

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  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Puncture Aspiration

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Mulana Azad
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Northeastern Ohio University / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Canton Med Educ Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

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Dr. Prakash's Reviews

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Dr. Prakash's Performance
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Hospitals where Dr. Prakash has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist West Hospital
18500 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77094
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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Fwy
Katy, TX 77494
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Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center
921 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
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North Cypress Medical Center
21214 Northwest Fwy
Cypress, TX 77429
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