Dr. Rajesh Rethnam, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Rajesh Rethnam, MD
Dr. Rajesh Rethnam, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 43 years old. Dr. Rethnam is affiliated with Saint Joseph Medical Center, Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital.

1900 North Loop W Ste 590

Houston, TX 77018

Contact Information

(888) 958-6463

Dr. Rajesh Rethnam, MD

Dr. Rajesh Rethnam, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Rethnam's Experience

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Dr. Rethnam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonology
  • 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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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Confusion
  • Cough
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Headache
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Associated Asthma
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight-Related Conditions
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Body Composition Measurement
  • Body Fat Analysis
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Intubation
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metabolic Rate Testing
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sleep Study
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Kottayam Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rethnam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rethnam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rethnam to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Rethnam's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rethnam accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Rethnam has admitting privileges

Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center
921 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
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Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital
1635 North Loop W
Houston, TX 77008
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Saint Joseph Medical Center
1401 St Joseph Pkwy
Houston, TX 77002
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