Dr. Rakesh Dhar, MD

Dr. Rakesh Dhar, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Rakesh Dhar, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Wellesley Hills, MA. He graduated from Kempegowda Institute Of Med Science Bangalore University India and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

65 Walnut St Ste 150

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Contact Information

(781) 237-0070

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Dhar does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (4/25/2018)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Dhar, Rakesh MD: License # 226685: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Massachusetts Medical Board issued an ADMONISHMENT on the physician's license.
    State: Massachusetts
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Kempegowda Institute Of Med Science Bangalore University India
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Flushing Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dhar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dhar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dhar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dhar

3.6

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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what can I say he is the best very compassionate very understanding not just some dr who is quick to get you in and out. I hope I never lose dr Dhar, I had drs who moved went to jail and left me hanging out to dry. he has changed my life for the best, KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK.
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Dr.Dhar has been the only Dr.in years that was able to help me.I was in so much pain for years I wasn't enjoying life.Since beginning treatment I feel so much I have my injections,medicine and losing weight,I'm active and walking,I'm so looking forward to see what the future will be,I still have...Read More
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