Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD

Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 56

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Rahul Prakash, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Katy, TX. Dr. Prakash has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress and Houston Methodist West Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Prakash to book an appointment.


Locations

Renal Clinic of Houston

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(281) 579-5799
Katy Office411 Park Grove Dr Ste 310 Katy, TX 77450
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Renal Clinic of Houston21212 Northwest Fwy Ste 355 Cypress, TX 77429
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Renal Clinic of Houston902 Frostwood Dr Ste 165 Houston, TX 77024
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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      Dr. Prakash found the root of my problem. I had uncontrollable high blood pressure, I had a procedure, and I now I only take medication if my pressure is over 160. Since January, this has only happened twice. If you are having challenges with your blood pressure, this is the doctor to see.
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      Dr. Prakash accepts the following insurance:

      Aetna
      Aetna HMO
      Choice Plus POS II
      Ambetter
      Superior Health Plan
      Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      Ameritas
      Ameritas PPO
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      Dental PPO
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      MHealth Insured
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      Dental PPO
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      Background Check

      No malpractice claims found for Texas
      No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
      No board actions found for the years we collect data
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      Practice Areas

      Nephrological Conditions

      Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

      Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Kidney Disease
      high
      high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Prakash treats Kidney Disease more than 81% of their peers

      Dr. Prakash treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

      Chronic Kidney Diseases
      high
      high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Prakash treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 79% of their peers

      Dr. Prakash treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

      Renal Hyperparathyroidism
      normal
      normal

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Prakash treats Renal Hyperparathyroidism more than 81% of their peers

      Dr. Prakash treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

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      Dr. Prakash's conditions and procedures:

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

      About Me

      Biography

      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 Med...Read more

      Specialties

      • Nephrology

      Education

      1994
      Baylor University
      Fellowship Hospital
      1992
      Canton Med Educ Fndn
      Residency Hospital
      1990
      Northeastern Ohio University / College of Medicine
      Internship Hospital
      1986
      Mulana Azad
      Undergraduate School

      Languages

      • Hindi
      • Punjabi
      • Spanish
      • English

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      Affiliated Hospitals

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      HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress

      Cypress, TX

      Houston Methodist West Hospital

      Houston, TX

      79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
      • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

      Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

      Houston, TX

      78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

      • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital

      Katy, TX

      78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
      • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

      Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center

      Houston, TX

      78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

      • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
      • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
      • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)