Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD

Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Rakesh Dua, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University College Of Med Sciences University Of Delhi India in 1978 and specializes in pediatrics.Read his story

2035 Ralph Ave Ste B8

Brooklyn, NY 11234

Contact Information

(718) 968-2534

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 8 More

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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

Dr. Dua's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dua "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."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dua "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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1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Ataxia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Dysphagia
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases

16  Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Infant Care
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Thyroid Screening
  • 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
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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)

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.
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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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