Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD
Dr. Dua is a board certified pediatric care physician. His main aim is to be the go-to primary health care provider for infants, children and teens through qualities of compassion, understanding and patience. Dr. Rakesh Dua is a kind and caring pediatrician in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with New York Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from Delhi University College of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 35 years. He is also board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Rakesh K Dua MD

2035 Ralph Ave Ste B8

Brooklyn, NY 11234

Contact Information

(718) 968-2534

Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD

Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • 6 More

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Care Philosophy

At Pediatrics Brooklyn we consider your family as our own and treat you that way. Welcome to a place of nurturing care and community learning as we travel together to being the best parents and providers for our children. You can count on us for advice when your child is unwell or when you need help in choosing the best health care option for your little one. 

We believe that family comes before everything, and we work to protect and preserve the family. With the changing nature of the healthcare industry, it is natural for concerns about optimum quality care being provided for kids, across the board, in areas like asthma, allergy, immunizations, and special needs. We assure the best quality care focused on our young patients and provide informed reports to their parents.

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Dr. Dua's Experience

Dr. Dua's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Pediatric Diseases


  • Allergy Testing
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • University College Of Med Sciences University Of Delhi India
    Medical School | Graduated 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dua has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dua's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dua to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Dua's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Brooklyn, NY |
Dr. Rakesh Dua , has been there from day one since the birth of my two children know 14 and 5. My oldest was born with respiratory problems. Dr Dua has always been kind,gentle,caring and right there to assist in his medical care. He is fantastic Doctor along with his great staff.
in Brooklyn, NY |
Very nice doctor. He makes sure your child is comfortable and gives you all the information you need. About to have another child and I'm definitely bringing her to see him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dua accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    Neighborhood Health Providers
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Dua has admitting privileges

Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
Linden Boulevard At Brookdale Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11212
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Kings County Hospital Center
451 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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