Dr. Rajat Sood, MD

Dr. Rajat Sood, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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52 y/o
(86)

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Dr. Rajat Sood, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Henderson, NV and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in gastroenterology, hepatology, and more.

Gastroenterology & Hepatology Institute of Nevada

2839 Saint Rose Pkwy Ste 130

Henderson, NV 89052
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Dean Health Plan, Inc.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sood performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Esophageal Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sood's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sood "As a Gastroenterologist, I believe that"

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/21/2014
    Amount or Range: $350,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Patient was treated with contaminated medical equipment and medications that were previously used on other patients resulting in the patient developing hepatitis C.
    State: 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

  • University College of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Univ College & Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sood has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Clinical Pharmacology of Drugs used in GI Disorders of Critically Ill Patients, 1996
  • Clinical Pharmacology of Drugs used in GI Disorders of Critically Ill Patients, 1994
  • Gastrointestinal Medications, 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sood's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sood to family and friends
86 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (86)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (64)

Dr. Sood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Sched.Colonoscopy with Dr. Sood. He was very quick and rushed during the initial consultation.. I am a diabetic and and he completely overlooked and ignored my condition. He errantly schedule me for afternoon procedure and told me I had to fast and gave me no possible way to manage my blood sugar....more
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Agree with most of the comments on this page. His bedside manner is deplorable. He rushes through explanations, doesn't ask if you haven question and moves on. You might get 30 seconds face to face if you're lucky. Continually trying to bill you. Ordered a blood test prior to my procedure...more
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Dr Sood has been my GI dr for 3 years ever since I was admitted to hospital. He has helped me keep my disease symptoms under control and I have not had to go to the hospital again. His staff is very kind and helpful
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Communication skills are definitely absent. That includes the ability to listen, hear, and feel compassion.for a patient. As well as explaining procedures (communicating) regarding what to expect and length. Medical skills are questionable. See Healthgrades.com. Gastroenterologists. Mal practice...more
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This is the worse doctor I have seen in my life and I have been to many. This man is rude, condescending and does not care about his patient. You are like a lab mice to him and all he cares about is charging your insurance by doing unnecessary test and procedures even though they have already been...more
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