Dr. Rakesh Chopra, MD

Dr. Rakesh Chopra, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(59)

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Dr. Rakesh Chopra, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Rakesh Chopra, M.D.

3975 Jackson St Ste 206

Riverside, CA 92503
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Inland Empire Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophagitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Chopra'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

66  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Medical Sciences, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Catholic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Calif Irvine Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Ucla/cedars Sinai Intr Prg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chopra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chopra does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Chopra and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Riverside Community Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Chopra is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Chopra's Reviews

1.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chopra to family and friends
59 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (49)

Dr. Chopra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    POOR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Would NOT recommend this doctor, he has no empathy toward his patients. He does not listen to his patients and no consideration for their time . He orders unnecessary procedures and is curt and rude. He needs to retire or choose another profession.
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Terrible would not send ANYONE here
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My first appointment with him I waited 3 1/2 hours! When I inquired after nearly 2 hours the office staff, incredibly rude to every patient, said "he always runs late". When I finally was dumped into one of his shabby patient rooms I could hear him yelling at a patient in the other "holding tank"....more
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Considering the poor review I gave I did more research and Dr Chopra. He is the best in his field the assistant is the one who made the error not him. I would not be alive if he had not taken the time to do his best. I wish I had of waited to send the other review. He is a good doctor. I can't say...more
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On November 10, 2016 I had 2 procedure done by Dr. Chopra, The first one was endoscopy, The second one was a colonoscopy. Unfortunately I woke up during the endoscopy procedure it was the worst nightmare you can ever experience and it happened a second time the worst nightmare I have her...more
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