Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD

PsychiatryMaleAge 70

Psychiatry

Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Emporia, VA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD

Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center

727 N Main St Emporia, VA 23847 ()
Telehealth services available

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(434) 348-4422

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Dr. Sood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bipolar Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sood treats Bipolar Disorder more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Sood treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Schizoaffective Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sood treats Schizoaffective Disorder more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Sood treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sood treats Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Sood treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Sood's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Antipsychotic Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Counseling Services
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Lithium Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Sood accepts the following insurance:

Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Catastrophic X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers-VA HMO
Healthy Virginian
Individual Basic BlueCare-VA
Individual Basic KeyCare-VA
Individual KeyCare HSA-VA
Individual KeyCare Preferred-VA
Individual KeyCare-VA
KeyCare Flexible Choice-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart Enhanced Rx-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Pathway X Tiered Hospital Network-VA
Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
Virginia Basic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gateway Health Plan
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Magellan Health Services
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Optima Health
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Sood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sood

3.6

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Emporia, VA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1987
Ohio State Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Worcester Royal Infirmary
Residency Hospital
1980
Harwich District Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Irwin Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Irwin Hosp
Internship Hospital
1975
University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
Medical School
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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sood frequently treats Bipolar Disorder, Schizoaffective Disorder, and Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sood treats.

Where is Dr. Rakesh Sood, MD's office located?

Dr. Sood's office is located at 727 N Main St, Emporia, VA 23847. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center727 N Main St Emporia, VA 23847
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Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center

Emporia, VA

44% Patients that would definitely recommend, 26% lower than the national average