Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD

Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(8)
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Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD is a neurology specialist in Emporia, VA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College in 1975 and specializes in neurology, psychiatry, and more.

727 N Main St

Emporia, VA 23847

Contact Information

(434) 348-4422

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)
2

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Lithium Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Irwin Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Warlingham Park Hospitalumkc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Harwich District Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Irwin Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Worcester Royal Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Ohio State Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Sood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sood to family and friends
3.6
based on 8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sood's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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