Dr. Rakesh Nathu, MD

Dr. Rakesh Nathu, MD

Radiation Oncology | Male | 48 years old

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Dr. Nathu specializes in Radiation Oncology and practices in Las Vegas, NV. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Nathu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Nevada.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Nathu has 1 board action

    What are board actions
    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (3/12/2012)
    • Action Taken: Education
    • Summary: Dr. Rakesh M Nathu; License # 9337

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Investigative Committee (IC) of the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of Nevada (Board) filed a formal complaint against Rakesh Nathu, M.D., (Respondent) alleging two violations of Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) Chapter 630, engaging in conduct that brings the medical profession into disrepute. Count II: Alleges a violation of NRS 630.3062(1), failure to maintain timely, legible, accurate and complete medical records relating to the diagnosis, treatment and care of a patient.

      Action Taken:

      On March 9, 2012 a Settlement, Waiver and Consent Agreement was approved and accepted by the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners (Board), whereby, Rakesh Nathu, M.D. (Respondent) hereby agrees: the Board may find that Respondent has engaged in conduct that is grounds for discipline pursuant to the Medical Practice Act, to wit: a violation of Nevada Revised Statute Section 630.3062(1) by failing to maintain timely, legible, accurate and complete medical records relating to the diagnosis, treatment and care of a patient; Respondent shall reimburse the costs of the investigation and prosecution in the matter in the sum of $416.09; Respondent shall attend and participate in fifteen (15) hours of CME in medical records and billing in addition to the normal CME requirements; Respondent shall pay a fine of $2,500.

    • State: Nevada

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  • Radiation Oncology

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  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

    Graduated in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    Shands Hospital At The University Of Florida

    Completed in 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Professional Affiliations

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  • Radiation Oncology

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